Mireles Elementary Academy



Mireles Elementary Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mireles Elementary Academy Students by Grade
PK 68
K 66
1 80
2 83
3 87
4 83
5 96
6 73
7 85
8 89
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mireles Elementary Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 810 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mireles Elementary Academy is the 144th largest public school in Illinois and the 3,867th largest nationally. It has 13.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 810
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 62.18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,867th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 144th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 858th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 113th out of 2,345

Find Former MEA Alumni

Mireles Elementary Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 413
(51%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 397
(49%)
150,004
(50%)

Mireles Elementary Academy Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Hispanic 399
(49%)
136,780
(46%)
 Black 395
(49%)
117,242
(39%)
 White 9
(1%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Mireles Elementary Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 797
(98%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 13
(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, Mireles Elementary Academy is ranked 87th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mireles Elementary Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.4%) 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.

Mireles Elementary Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1202
2006 1215
2007 1082
2008 1115
2009 997
2010 956
2011 896
2012 810

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 19.9
2007 17.5
2008 19.6
2009 18
2010 19.5
2011 19.1
2012 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.869384359401
2006 0.96378600823045
2007 1.0175600739372
2008 0.90224215246637
2009 0.91675025075226
2010 0.92468619246862
2011 0.99107142857143
2012 0.98395061728395

Compare Mireles Elementary Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 98.4%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Mireles Elementary Academy
Chicago, IL
Public PK - 08 810 13:1  
Our Lady of Guadalupe School
Chicago, IL
Private KG - 08 202 17:1 1 miles
L L Performing Arts Academy
Chicago, IL
Private PK - 08 60 9:1 1 miles
Sacred Heart School
Chicago, IL
Private KG - 08 137 13:1 1 miles
World Language Academy of Scholars
Chicago, IL
Private PK - 12 62 8:1 1 miles
Thorp J N Elementary School
Chicago, IL
Public PK - 08 394 14.1:1 1 miles
Immaculate Conception School - Exchange
Chicago, IL
Private KG - 08 178 15:1 1 miles
Hoyne Elementary School
Chicago, IL
Public KG - 08 270 16.4:1 1 miles
Coles Elementary Language Academy
Chicago, IL
Public PK - 08 549 13.4:1 1 miles
Ninos Heroes Elementary Academic Center
Chicago, IL
Public PK - 08 457 19.7:1 1 miles
St Michael the Archangel School
Chicago, IL
Private PK - 08 159 15:1 2 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2017. ElementarySchools.org.