Dawes Elementary School



Dawes Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dawes Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 67
K 103
1 106
2 86
3 107
4 116
5 107
6 117
7 111
8 117
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dawes Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 1,037 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dawes Elementary School is the 52nd largest public school in Illinois and the 998th largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,037
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 63.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 998th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 52nd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,748th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 97th out of 2,345

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Dawes Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 548
(53%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 489
(47%)
147,201
(50%)

Dawes Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 795
(77%)
136,780
(46%)
 Black 211
(20%)
117,242
(39%)
 White 12
(1%)
27,560
(9%)
 American Indian 11
(1%)
1,030
(0%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
434
(0%)

Dawes Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 926
(89%)
244,484
(82%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 76
(7%)
10,527
(4%)
 Not Eligible 35
(3%)
42,629
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Dawes Elementary School is ranked 40th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dawes Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.6%) 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.

Dawes Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1082
2006 1094
2007 1142
2008 1176
2009 1155
2010 1105
2011 1021
2012 1037

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.1
2006 23.8
2007 20
2008 19.1
2009 20.3
2010 19.7
2011 19.6
2012 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.93253234750462
2006 0.96617915904936
2007 0.98073555166375
2008 0.93452380952381
2009 0.96103896103896
2010 0.96199095022624
2011 0.95004897159647
2012 0.96624879459981

Compare Dawes Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 96.6%
 

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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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