Brighton Park Elementary School



Brighton Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Brighton Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 39
K 55
1 50
2 56
3 91
4 77
5 53
6 67
7 72
8 73
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Brighton Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 633 students in grades 1st through 12th. Brighton Park Elementary School is the 346th largest public school in Illinois and the 11,161st largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 633
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,161st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 346th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,874th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 599th out of 2,345

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Brighton Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 327
(52%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 306
(48%)
150,004
(50%)

Brighton Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 609
(96%)
136,780
(46%)
 White 9
(1%)
27,560
(9%)
 Black 6
(1%)
117,242
(39%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Brighton Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 624
(99%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 9
(1%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Brighton Park Elementary School is ranked 144th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Brighton Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.6%) is significantly 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.

Brighton Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 880
2006 882
2007 849
2008 936
2009 899
2010 736
2011 689
2012 633

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 25.2
2007 22.3
2008 25.3
2009 22.5
2010 19.9
2011 21.5
2012 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97045454545455
2006 0.86281179138322
2007 0.924617196702
2008 0.94871794871795
2009 0.99666295884316
2010 0.9741847826087
2011 0.98693759071118
2012 0.98578199052133

Compare Brighton Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 98.6%
 

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