Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy



Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 25
1 28
2 31
3 43
4 29
5 38
6 59
7 56
8 45
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 354 students in grades 1st through 12th. Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy is the 1,479th largest public school in Illinois and the 36,279th largest nationally. It has 12.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 354
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.04
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,279th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,479th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 764th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,140th out of 2,345

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Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 196
(55%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 158
(45%)
150,004
(50%)

Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 340
(96%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 10
(3%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 246
(69%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 66
(19%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(12%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy is ranked 716th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.4%) is 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.

Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 367
2006 374
2007 340
2008 386
2009 365
2010 395
2011 372
2012 354

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 19.7
2007 17
2008 15.4
2009 15.2
2010 18.8
2011 16.9
2012 12.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.78474114441417
2006 0.81016042780749
2007 0.84117647058824
2008 0.79533678756477
2009 0.84109589041096
2010 0.8253164556962
2011 0.81989247311828
2012 0.8135593220339

Compare Turner-Drew Elementary Language Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,260.0% 12.6:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 81.4%
 

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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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