Woods Elementary Math & Science Academy



Woods Elementary Math & Science Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Woods Elementary Math & Science Academy Students by Grade
PK 36
K 24
1 32
2 29
3 45
4 38
5 33
6 48
7 36
8 39
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Woods Elementary Math & Science Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 360 students in grades 1st through 12th. Woods Elementary Math & Science Academy is the 1,443rd largest public school in Illinois and the 35,671st largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 360
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.99
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,671st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,443rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,239th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,365th out of 2,345

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Woods Elementary Math & Science Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 191
(53%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 169
(47%)
147,201
(50%)

Woods Elementary Math & Science Academy Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Black 354
(98%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
136,780
(46%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
434
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 1
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)

Woods Elementary Math & Science Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 346
(96%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 14
(4%)
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, Woods Elementary Math & Science Academy is ranked 528th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Woods Elementary Math & Science Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.1%) 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.

Woods Elementary Math & Science Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 597
2006 575
2007 541
2008 523
2009 477
2010 444
2011 402
2012 360

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 24
2007 21.6
2008 20.1
2009 19.9
2010 21.1
2011 22.3
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84924623115578
2006 0.99652173913043
2007 0.76894639556377
2008 0.76673040152964
2009 0.93710691823899
2010 0.91666666666667
2011 0.95771144278607
2012 0.96111111111111

Compare Woods Elementary Math & Science Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 96.1%
 

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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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