Hughes L Elementary School



Hughes L Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hughes L Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 89
K 48
1 29
2 40
3 40
4 31
5 26
6 33
7 31
8 38
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hughes L Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 405 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hughes L Elementary School is the 1,193rd largest public school in Illinois and the 31,137th largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 405
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.77
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,137th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,193rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,874th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,460th out of 2,345

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Hughes L Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 203
(50%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 202
(50%)
150,004
(50%)

Hughes L Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 395
(98%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 7
(2%)
136,780
(46%)
 White 2
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Hughes L Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 393
(97%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 12
(3%)
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, Hughes L Elementary School is ranked 400th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hughes L Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.0%) 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.

Hughes L Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 417
2006 427
2007 310
2008 267
2009 502
2010 499
2011 421
2012 405

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 21.4
2007 14.1
2008 16.7
2009 251
2010 15.6
2011 15.6
2012 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99280575539568
2006 0.99297423887588
2007 0.45806451612903
2008 0.9250936329588
2009 0.98207171314741
2010 0.98196392785571
2011 0.99287410926366
2012 0.97037037037037

Compare Hughes L Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 97.0%
 

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