Marquette Elementary School



Marquette Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Marquette Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 145
K 126
1 139
2 115
3 151
4 122
5 110
6 136
7 129
8 126
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Marquette Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 1,299 students in grades 1st through 12th. Marquette Elementary School is the 23rd largest public school in Illinois and the 290th largest nationally. It has 59.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,299
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 59.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.95
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 290th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 23rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,334th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,602nd out of 2,345

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Marquette Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 665
(51%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 634
(49%)
150,004
(50%)

Marquette Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 724
(56%)
136,780
(46%)
 Black 555
(43%)
117,242
(39%)
 White 14
(1%)
27,560
(9%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Marquette Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,265
(97%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 34
(3%)
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, Marquette Elementary School is ranked 15th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Marquette Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.4%) 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.

Marquette Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1744
2006 1648
2007 1645
2008 1603
2009 1501
2010 1452
2011 1378
2012 1299

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 18.5
2007 18.3
2008 19.3
2009 18.1
2010 20.2
2011 20.9
2012 59.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.96387614678899
2006 0.98665048543689
2007 0.97082066869301
2008 0.93512164691204
2009 0.95802798134577
2010 0.90220385674931
2011 0.95283018867925
2012 0.9738260200154

Compare Marquette Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
5,920.0% 59.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 97.4%
 

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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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