Marconi Elementary Community Academy



Marconi Elementary Community Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Marconi Elementary Community Academy Students by Grade
PK 39
K 26
1 13
2 21
3 25
4 17
5 19
6 21
7 24
8 20
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Marconi Elementary Community Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 225 students in grades 1st through 12th. Marconi Elementary Community Academy is the 2,151st largest public school in Illinois and the 46,769th largest nationally. It has 17.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 225
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 12.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 46,769th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,151st out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,970th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,136th out of 2,345

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Marconi Elementary Community Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 115
(51%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 110
(49%)
147,201
(50%)

Marconi Elementary Community Academy Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Black 225
(100%)
117,242
(39%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
136,780
(46%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Marconi Elementary Community Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 221
(98%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 4
(2%)
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, Marconi Elementary Community Academy is ranked 1,050th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Marconi Elementary Community Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.2%) 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.

Marconi Elementary Community Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 345
2006 362
2007 320
2008 282
2009 248
2010 234
2011 245
2012 225

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.7
2006 19.1
2007 17.8
2008 14.8
2009 16.5
2010 18
2011 17.5
2012 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.92463768115942
2006 0.98618784530387
2007 0.978125
2008 0.9822695035461
2009 0.98790322580645
2010 0.98717948717949
2011 0.98775510204082
2012 0.98222222222222

Compare Marconi Elementary Community Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 98.2%
 

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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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