Walsh Elementary School



Walsh Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walsh Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 38
K 44
1 42
2 41
3 51
4 44
5 57
6 41
7 44
8 49
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walsh Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 451 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walsh Elementary School is the 957th largest public school in Illinois and the 26,352nd largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 451
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.65
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,352nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 957th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,582nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,095th out of 2,345

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Walsh Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 228
(51%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 223
(49%)
150,004
(50%)

Walsh Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 409
(91%)
136,780
(46%)
 Black 26
(6%)
117,242
(39%)
 White 8
(2%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
9,613
(3%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Walsh Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 369
(82%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 47
(10%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(8%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Walsh Elementary School is ranked 381st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walsh Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.6%) 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.

Walsh Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 544
2006 538
2007 533
2008 504
2009 484
2010 480
2011 499
2012 451

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 18.6
2007 18.4
2008 16
2009 16.1
2010 19.2
2011 19.2
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97977941176471
2006 0.9814126394052
2007 0.96810506566604
2008 0.94642857142857
2009 0.97314049586777
2010 0.9375
2011 0.92184368737475
2012 0.89578713968958

Compare Walsh Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 89.6%
 

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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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