Parkside Elementary Community Academy



Parkside Elementary Community Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Parkside Elementary Community Academy Students by Grade
PK 36
K 34
1 35
2 32
3 26
4 26
5 29
6 29
7 25
8 31
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Parkside Elementary Community Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 303 students in grades 1st through 12th. Parkside Elementary Community Academy is the 1,753rd largest public school in Illinois and the 40,947th largest nationally. It has 17.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 303
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.68
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,947th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,753rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,898th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,878th out of 2,345

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Parkside Elementary Community Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 159
(52%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 144
(48%)
147,201
(50%)

Parkside Elementary Community Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 292
(96%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 8
(3%)
136,780
(46%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
1,030
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Parkside Elementary Community Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 282
(93%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 21
(7%)
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, Parkside Elementary Community Academy is ranked 742nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Parkside Elementary Community Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.1%) 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.

Parkside Elementary Community Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 382
2006 372
2007 320
2008 383
2009 370
2010 347
2011 347
2012 303

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 18.6
2007 15.2
2008 18.2
2009 17.6
2010 16.5
2011 17.4
2012 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76701570680628
2006 0.99462365591398
2007 0.915625
2008 0.84595300261097
2009 0.96216216216216
2010 0.92219020172911
2011 0.95965417867435
2012 0.93069306930693

Compare Parkside Elementary Community Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 93.1%
 

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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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