Cook Elementary School



Cook Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cook Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 38
K 37
1 37
2 45
3 60
4 46
5 51
6 45
7 53
8 38
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cook Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 450 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cook Elementary School is the 963rd largest public school in Illinois and the 26,439th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 450
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.04
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,439th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 963rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,652nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,140th out of 2,345

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Cook Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 246
(55%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 204
(45%)
147,201
(50%)

Cook Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 446
(99%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 2
(0%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)

Cook Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 420
(93%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 30
(7%)
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, Cook Elementary School is ranked 354th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cook Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.3%) 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.

Cook Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 792
2006 791
2007 716
2008 671
2009 607
2010 549
2011 478
2012 450

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.1
2006 25.5
2007 20.5
2008 18.9
2009 19.6
2010 18.3
2011 17.7
2012 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99747474747475
2006 0.99620733249052
2007 0.99581005586592
2008 0.98360655737705
2009 0.99505766062603
2010 0.99453551912568
2011 0.99372384937238
2012 0.93333333333333

Compare Cook Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 93.3%
 

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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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