Locke a Elementary Charter Academy



Locke a Elementary Charter Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Locke a Elementary Charter Academy Students by Grade
PK 76
K 62
1 62
2 90
3 76
4 60
5 40
6 42
7 34
8 42
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Locke a Elementary Charter Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 584 students in grades 1st through 12th. Locke a Elementary Charter Academy is the 460th largest public school in Illinois and the 14,426th largest nationally. It has 79.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 584
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 79.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 7.32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,426th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 460th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,339th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,295th out of 2,345

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Locke a Elementary Charter Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 315
(54%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 269
(46%)
150,004
(50%)

Locke a Elementary Charter Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 572
(98%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 6
(1%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 3
(1%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)

Locke a Elementary Charter Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 488
(84%)
244,484
(82%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 62
(11%)
10,527
(4%)
 Not Eligible 34
(6%)
42,629
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Locke a Elementary Charter Academy is ranked 187th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Locke a Elementary Charter Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.2%) 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.

Locke a Elementary Charter Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 454
2006 485
2007 506
2008 502
2009 503
2010 572
2011 588
2012 584

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 21.9
2010 26
2011 28.7
2012 79.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006
2007
2008 0.87450199203187
2009 0.91252485089463
2010
2011 0.90986394557823
2012 0.94178082191781

Compare Locke a Elementary Charter Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
7,980.0% 79.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 94.2%
 

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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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