Dixon Elementary School



Dixon Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dixon Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 35
K 41
1 47
2 44
3 65
4 61
5 70
6 67
7 101
8 97
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dixon Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 628 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dixon Elementary School is the 352nd largest public school in Illinois and the 11,482nd largest nationally. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 628
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.13
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,482nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 352nd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,083rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 759th out of 2,345

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Dixon Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 343
(55%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 285
(45%)
150,004
(50%)

Dixon Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 620
(99%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Dixon Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 493
(79%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 79
(13%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(9%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Dixon Elementary School is ranked 188th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dixon Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.4%) 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.

Dixon Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 700
2006 665
2007 642
2008 667
2009 665
2010 653
2011 650
2012 628

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21
2006 26.6
2007 22.9
2008 20.8
2009 22.9
2010 22.5
2011 24.1
2012 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.74857142857143
2006 0.80300751879699
2007 0.8613707165109
2008 0.8215892053973
2009 0.85263157894737
2010 0.84226646248086
2011 0.88923076923077
2012 0.87420382165605

Compare Dixon Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 87.4%
 

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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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