Monroe Elementary School



Monroe Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Monroe Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 98
K 109
1 97
2 101
3 140
4 105
5 118
6 108
7 113
8 118
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Monroe Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 1,107 students in grades 1st through 12th. Monroe Elementary School is the 42nd largest public school in Illinois and the 683rd largest nationally. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,107
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 65.83
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 683rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 42nd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,835th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 83rd out of 2,345

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Monroe Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 557
(50%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 550
(50%)
150,004
(50%)

Monroe Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,051
(95%)
136,780
(46%)
 Black 29
(3%)
117,242
(39%)
 White 19
(2%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
434
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1,030
(0%)

Monroe Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,060
(96%)
244,484
(82%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 26
(2%)
10,527
(4%)
 Not Eligible 21
(2%)
42,629
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Monroe Elementary School is ranked 31st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Monroe Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.1%) 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.

Monroe Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1245
2006 1220
2007 1208
2008 1266
2009 1227
2010 1102
2011 1113
2012 1107

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.4
2006 18.8
2007 19.8
2008 20.4
2009 19.5
2010 21.6
2011 20.6
2012 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95582329317269
2006 0.97704918032787
2007 1.0173841059603
2008 0.93838862559242
2009 0.98533007334963
2010 0.994555353902
2011 0.98562443845463
2012 0.9810298102981

Compare Monroe Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 98.1%
 

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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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