Overton Elementary School



Overton Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Overton Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 87
K 38
1 41
2 47
3 44
4 34
5 27
6 33
7 35
8 31
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Overton Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 417 students in grades 1st through 12th. Overton Elementary School is the 1,139th largest public school in Illinois and the 29,859th largest nationally. It has 17.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 417
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.78
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,859th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,139th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,957th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,457th out of 2,345

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Overton Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 212
(51%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 205
(49%)
150,004
(50%)

Overton Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 410
(98%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 5
(1%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)

Overton Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 384
(92%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 33
(8%)
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, Overton Elementary School is ranked 422nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Overton Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.1%) 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.

Overton Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 456
2006 446
2007 431
2008 448
2009 436
2010 421
2011 429
2012 417

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 22.3
2007 21.6
2008 18.7
2009 19.8
2010 19.1
2011 20.4
2012 17.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 1
2006 0.9932735426009
2007 0.93271461716937
2008 0.95089285714286
2009 0.95642201834862
2010 0.9833729216152
2011 0.96270396270396
2012 0.92086330935252

Compare Overton Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,750.0% 17.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 92.1%
 

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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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