Bridge Elementary School



Bridge Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bridge Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 108
K 108
1 128
2 116
3 99
4 94
5 82
6 91
7 90
8 105
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bridge Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 1,021 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bridge Elementary School is the 55th largest public school in Illinois and the 1,089th largest nationally. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,021
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 55.47
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,089th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 55th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,083rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 179th out of 2,345

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Bridge Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 545
(53%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 476
(47%)
147,201
(50%)

Bridge Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 528
(52%)
27,560
(9%)
 Hispanic 438
(43%)
136,780
(46%)
 Asian 25
(2%)
9,613
(3%)
 Two or More 19
(2%)
4,546
(2%)
 Black 9
(1%)
117,242
(39%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Bridge Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 609
(60%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 248
(24%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 164
(16%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Bridge Elementary School is ranked 93rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bridge Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.7%) 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.

Bridge Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 674
2006 669
2007 722
2008 767
2009 887
2010 932
2011 993
2012 1021

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 22.3
2007 20.1
2008 21.3
2009 21.6
2010 21.7
2011 22.1
2012 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69436201780415
2006 0.73991031390135
2007 0.66897506925208
2008 0.67535853976532
2009 0.70236753100338
2010 0.74892703862661
2011 0.75528700906344
2012 0.75710088148874

Compare Bridge Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 75.7%
 

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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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