Wadsworth Elementary School



Wadsworth Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wadsworth Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 38
K 42
1 41
2 34
3 35
4 29
5 29
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wadsworth Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 248 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wadsworth Elementary School is the 2,052nd largest public school in Illinois and the 45,250th largest nationally. It has 33.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 248
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 33.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 7.32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,250th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,052nd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,315th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,295th out of 2,345

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Wadsworth Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 128
(52%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 120
(48%)
147,201
(50%)

Wadsworth Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 244
(98%)
117,242
(39%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
136,780
(46%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Wadsworth Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 243
(98%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 5
(2%)
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, Wadsworth Elementary School is ranked 924th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wadsworth Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.0%) 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.

Wadsworth Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 373
2006 360
2007 359
2008 357
2009 286
2010 318
2011 276
2012 248

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.4
2006 22.5
2007 21.1
2008 17
2009 16.8
2010 22.7
2011 21.2
2012 33.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99731903485255
2006 1
2007 1.0139275766017
2008 0.99159663865546
2009 0.98951048951049
2010 0.99056603773585
2011 0.98188405797101
2012 0.97983870967742

Compare Wadsworth Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
3,390.0% 33.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 98.0%
 

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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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