Marsh Elementary School



Marsh Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Marsh Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 77
K 88
1 92
2 84
3 86
4 101
5 86
6 78
7 84
8 69
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Marsh Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 845 students in grades 1st through 12th. Marsh Elementary School is the 109th largest public school in Illinois and the 3,084th largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 845
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 48.76
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,084th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 109th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,929th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 268th out of 2,345

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Marsh Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 437
(52%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 408
(48%)
147,201
(50%)

Marsh Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 790
(93%)
136,780
(46%)
 Black 39
(5%)
117,242
(39%)
 White 9
(1%)
27,560
(9%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
434
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)

Marsh Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 744
(88%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 59
(7%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(5%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Marsh Elementary School is ranked 88th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Marsh Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.0%) 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.

Marsh Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 671
2006 701
2007 733
2008 859
2009 849
2010 860
2011 832
2012 845

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 20
2007 19.8
2008 22
2009 19.7
2010 18.3
2011 18.9
2012 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91058122205663
2006 0.94864479315264
2007 0.91950886766712
2008 0.87310826542491
2009 0.93639575971731
2010 0.89186046511628
2011 0.92548076923077
2012 0.9301775147929

Compare Marsh Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 93.0%
 

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Public PK - 08 845 17.3:1  
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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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