Westcott Elementary School



Westcott Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westcott Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 37
K 43
1 43
2 34
3 36
4 40
5 49
6 39
7 49
8 41
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westcott Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 411 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westcott Elementary School is the 1,169th largest public school in Illinois and the 30,528th largest nationally. It has 18.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 411
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.56
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 30,528th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,169th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,060th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,539th out of 2,345

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Westcott Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 206
(50%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 205
(50%)
150,004
(50%)

Westcott Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 407
(99%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)

Westcott Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 405
(99%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 6
(1%)
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, Westcott Elementary School is ranked 379th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westcott Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.5%) 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.

Westcott Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 572
2006 562
2007 499
2008 559
2009 531
2010 469
2011 411
2012 411

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.6
2006 20.1
2007 20.8
2008 18.6
2009 18.3
2010 18.8
2011 20.6
2012 18.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.79895104895105
2006 0.75266903914591
2007 0.77154308617234
2008 0.96779964221825
2009 0.9924670433145
2010 0.98294243070362
2011 0.98053527980535
2012 0.98540145985401

Compare Westcott Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,820.0% 18.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 98.5%
 

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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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