Songhai Elementary Learning Institute



Songhai Elementary Learning Institute Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Songhai Elementary Learning Institute Students by Grade
PK 20
K 33
1 34
2 36
3 37
4 26
5 29
6 33
7 25
8 34
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Songhai Elementary Learning Institute is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 307 students in grades 1st through 12th. Songhai Elementary Learning Institute is the 1,728th largest public school in Illinois and the 40,598th largest nationally. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 307
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,598th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,728th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,835th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,835th out of 2,345

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Songhai Elementary Learning Institute Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 157
(51%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 150
(49%)
147,201
(50%)

Songhai Elementary Learning Institute Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 294
(96%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 11
(4%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 1
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)

Songhai Elementary Learning Institute Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 283
(92%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 24
(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, Songhai Elementary Learning Institute is ranked 734th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Songhai Elementary Learning Institute students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.2%) 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.

Songhai Elementary Learning Institute Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 723
2006 603
2007 506
2008 409
2009 409
2010 374
2011 341
2012 307

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.6
2006 21.5
2007 21.1
2008 19.5
2009 21.5
2010 18.7
2011 21.3
2012 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.98063623789765
2006 1.0033167495854
2007 1.0079051383399
2008 0.92176039119804
2009 0.99511002444988
2010 0.89304812834225
2011 0.99120234604106
2012 0.92182410423453

Compare Songhai Elementary Learning Institute 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 92.2%
 

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