Poe Elementary Classical School



Poe Elementary Classical School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Poe Elementary Classical School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 25
1 28
2 30
3 27
4 28
5 28
6 26
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Poe Elementary Classical School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 192 students in grades 1st through 12th. Poe Elementary Classical School is the 2,235th largest public school in Illinois and the 48,518th largest nationally. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 192
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 12.19
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 48,518th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,235th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,598th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,161st out of 2,345

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Poe Elementary Classical School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 119
(62%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 73
(38%)
150,004
(50%)

Poe Elementary Classical School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 180
(94%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 7
(4%)
136,780
(46%)
 White 3
(2%)
27,560
(9%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Poe Elementary Classical School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 104
(54%)
42,629
(14%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 72
(38%)
244,484
(82%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(8%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Poe Elementary Classical School is ranked 1,883rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Poe Elementary Classical School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 54.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Poe Elementary Classical School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 161
2006 173
2007 173
2008 183
2009 198
2010 192
2011 193
2012 192

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.4
2006 14.4
2007 13.3
2008 14.1
2009 16.5
2010 16
2011 16.1
2012 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39751552795031
2006 0.44508670520231
2007 0.45664739884393
2008 0.45901639344262
2009 0.49494949494949
2010 0.47395833333333
2011 0.41968911917098
2012 0.45833333333333

Compare Poe Elementary Classical School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.8%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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