King Elementary School



King Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

King Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 42
K 27
1 28
2 30
3 26
4 19
5 27
6 24
7 26
8 30
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

King Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 279 students in grades 1st through 12th. King Elementary School is the 1,893rd largest public school in Illinois and the 42,966th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 279
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,966th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,893rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,472nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,835th out of 2,345

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King Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 154
(55%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 125
(45%)
147,201
(50%)

King Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 214
(77%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 51
(18%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 12
(4%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 1
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)

King Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 243
(87%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 36
(13%)
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, King Elementary School is ranked 924th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of King Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.1%) 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.

King Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 334
2006 347
2007 333
2008 328
2009 312
2010 296
2011 263
2012 279

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.4
2006 24.8
2007 22.2
2008 16.4
2009 17.3
2010 17.4
2011 15.5
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99700598802395
2006 0.99423631123919
2007 0.96096096096096
2008 0.91158536585366
2009 0.99038461538462
2010 0.96621621621622
2011 0.96958174904943
2012 0.87096774193548

Compare King Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 87.1%
 

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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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