Lawrence Elementary School



Lawrence Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lawrence Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 35
K 32
1 34
2 35
3 47
4 29
5 36
6 50
7 38
8 41
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lawrence Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 377 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lawrence Elementary School is the 1,341st largest public school in Illinois and the 33,929th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 377
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.21
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,929th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,341st out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,239th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,274th out of 2,345

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Lawrence Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 194
(51%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 183
(49%)
150,004
(50%)

Lawrence Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 369
(98%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 5
(1%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)

Lawrence Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 372
(99%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 5
(1%)
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, Lawrence Elementary School is ranked 446th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lawrence Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.7%) 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.

Lawrence Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 674
2006 648
2007 573
2008 479
2009 435
2010 409
2011 372
2012 377

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.5
2006 24
2007 19.8
2008 16.8
2009 18.5
2010 22.7
2011 16.2
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89614243323442
2006 0.91820987654321
2007 0.9738219895288
2008 0.87891440501044
2009 0.97471264367816
2010 0.99266503667482
2011 0.98118279569892
2012 0.9867374005305

Compare Lawrence Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 98.7%
 

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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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