Wentworth Elementary School



Wentworth Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wentworth Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 45
K 32
1 31
2 24
3 49
4 25
5 28
6 35
7 32
8 20
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wentworth Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 321 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wentworth Elementary School is the 1,661st largest public school in Illinois and the 39,336th largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 321
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.77
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 39,336th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,661st out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 995th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,460th out of 2,345

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Wentworth Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 166
(52%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 155
(48%)
147,201
(50%)

Wentworth Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 311
(97%)
117,242
(39%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
1,030
(0%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Wentworth Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 299
(93%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 22
(7%)
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, Wentworth Elementary School is ranked 677th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wentworth Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.1%) 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.

Wentworth Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 568
2006 500
2007 395
2008 428
2009 404
2010 364
2011 363
2012 321

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 22.7
2007 18
2008 19.5
2009 19.2
2010 21.4
2011 24.2
2012 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99471830985915
2006 0.998
2007 1.0050632911392
2008 0.97663551401869
2009 0.98019801980198
2010 0.98901098901099
2011 0.99173553719008
2012 0.93146417445483

Compare Wentworth Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 93.1%
 

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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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