Belding Elementary School



Belding Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Belding Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 72
K 89
1 86
2 68
3 70
4 42
5 52
6 59
7 51
8 65
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Belding Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 654 students in grades 1st through 12th. Belding Elementary School is the 303rd largest public school in Illinois and the 9,911th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 654
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.89
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,911th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 303rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,372nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 389th out of 2,345

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Belding Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 327
(50%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 327
(50%)
147,201
(50%)

Belding Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 321
(49%)
136,780
(46%)
 White 234
(36%)
27,560
(9%)
 Black 46
(7%)
117,242
(39%)
 Asian 30
(5%)
9,613
(3%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
4,546
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 7
(1%)
434
(0%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
1,030
(0%)

Belding Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 432
(66%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 157
(24%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(10%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Belding Elementary School is ranked 248th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Belding Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.0%) is higher than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Belding Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 523
2006 490
2007 446
2008 562
2009 595
2010 631
2011 655
2012 654

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 19.6
2007 15.4
2008 19.1
2009 18.6
2010 21
2011 19.8
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.717017208413
2006 0.6734693877551
2007 0.80493273542601
2008 0.71886120996441
2009 0.7781512605042
2010 0.72900158478605
2011 0.74198473282443
2012 0.75993883792049

Compare Belding Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 76.0%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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