Cassell Elementary School



Cassell Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cassell Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 36
1 45
2 46
3 43
4 42
5 31
6 39
7 36
8 30
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cassell Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 348 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cassell Elementary School is the 1,513th largest public school in Illinois and the 36,865th largest nationally. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 348
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,865th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,513th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,023rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,323rd out of 2,345

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Cassell Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 184
(53%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 164
(47%)
147,201
(50%)

Cassell Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 266
(76%)
27,560
(9%)
 Black 42
(12%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 30
(9%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
4,546
(2%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
9,613
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Cassell Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 247
(71%)
42,629
(14%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 80
(23%)
244,484
(82%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(6%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Cassell Elementary School is ranked 1,785th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cassell Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (29.0%) is lower than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Cassell Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 296
2006 309
2007 294
2008 318
2009 332
2010 355
2011 349
2012 348

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 18.2
2007 18.4
2008 16.7
2009 15.8
2010 16.1
2011 16.6
2012 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41216216216216
2006 0.3915857605178
2007 0.37755102040816
2008 0.34591194968553
2009 0.27409638554217
2010 0.26760563380282
2011 0.31232091690544
2012 0.29022988505747

Compare Cassell Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 29.0%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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