Jordan Elementary Community School



Jordan Elementary Community School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jordan Elementary Community School Students by Grade
PK 62
K 62
1 66
2 76
3 63
4 65
5 74
6 54
7 60
8 64
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jordan Elementary Community School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 646 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jordan Elementary Community School is the 316th largest public school in Illinois and the 10,368th largest nationally. It has 12.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 646
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 53.04
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,368th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 316th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 673rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 216th out of 2,345

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Jordan Elementary Community School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 328
(51%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 318
(49%)
147,201
(50%)

Jordan Elementary Community School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Hispanic 354
(55%)
136,780
(46%)
 Black 256
(40%)
117,242
(39%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 11
(2%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
9,613
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
434
(0%)

Jordan Elementary Community School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 629
(97%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 17
(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, Jordan Elementary Community School is ranked 138th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jordan Elementary Community School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.4%) 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.

Jordan Elementary Community School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 626
2006 652
2007 644
2008 713
2009 714
2010 723
2011 747
2012 646

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 21
2007 18.9
2008 20.4
2009 17.8
2010 20.1
2011 21.3
2012 12.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.94888178913738
2006 0.99539877300613
2007 1.0155279503106
2008 0.97475455820477
2009 0.99579831932773
2010 0.98063623789765
2011 0.97991967871486
2012 0.97368421052632

Compare Jordan Elementary Community School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,220.0% 12.2:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 97.4%
 

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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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