Calmeca Academy Elementary School



Calmeca Academy Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Calmeca Academy Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 78
K 88
1 85
2 82
3 89
4 89
5 78
6 85
7 66
8 88
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Calmeca Academy Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 828 students in grades 1st through 12th. Calmeca Academy Elementary School is the 127th largest public school in Illinois and the 3,425th largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 828
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 56.69
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,425th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 127th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,293rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 161st out of 2,345

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Calmeca Academy Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 414
(50%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 414
(50%)
147,201
(50%)

Calmeca Academy Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 788
(95%)
136,780
(46%)
 Asian 13
(2%)
9,613
(3%)
 Black 13
(2%)
117,242
(39%)
 White 10
(1%)
27,560
(9%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Calmeca Academy Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 762
(92%)
244,484
(82%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(6%)
10,527
(4%)
 Not Eligible 17
(2%)
42,629
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Calmeca Academy Elementary School is ranked 80th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Calmeca Academy Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.9%) 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.

Calmeca Academy Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 299
2006 298
2007 298
2008 307
2009 307
2010 702
2011 792
2012 828

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 21.3
2007 19.9
2008 18.1
2009 19.2
2010 20.6
2011 20.8
2012 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97993311036789
2006 0.98322147651007
2007 0.97651006711409
2008 0.96742671009772
2009 0.96742671009772
2010 0.97435897435897
2011 0.97348484848485
2012 0.97946859903382

Compare Calmeca Academy Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 97.9%
 

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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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