Kipp Ascend Elementary Charter School



Kipp Ascend Elementary Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Kipp Ascend Elementary Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 103
1 106
2 106
3 0
4 0
5 87
6 90
7 88
8 81
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Kipp Ascend Elementary Charter School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 661 students in grades 1st through 12th. Kipp Ascend Elementary Charter School is the 282nd largest public school in Illinois and the 9,512th largest nationally.

Total Students: 661
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Kipp Ascend Elementary Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 336
(51%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 325
(49%)
150,004
(50%)

Kipp Ascend Elementary Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 614
(93%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 34
(5%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Kipp Ascend Elementary Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 597
(90%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 34
(5%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(5%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Kipp Ascend Elementary Charter School is ranked 141st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Kipp Ascend Elementary Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.9%) 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.

Kipp Ascend Elementary Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 234
2006 303
2007 313
2008 328
2009 319
2010 430
2011 546
2012 661

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 16.8
2010 15.1
2011 15.6
2012 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011 0.94505494505495
2012 0.94856278366112

Compare Kipp Ascend Elementary Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
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 94.9%
 

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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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