Woodson South Elementary School



Woodson South Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Woodson South Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 39
K 31
1 26
2 42
3 34
4 46
5 50
6 38
7 25
8 35
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Woodson South Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 366 students in grades 1st through 12th. Woodson South Elementary School is the 1,413th largest public school in Illinois and the 35,078th largest nationally. It has 22.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 366
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.46
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,078th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,413th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,277th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,942nd out of 2,345

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Woodson South Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 198
(54%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 168
(46%)
147,201
(50%)

Woodson South Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 357
(98%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
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%)

Woodson South Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 354
(97%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 12
(3%)
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, Woodson South Elementary School is ranked 500th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Woodson South Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.7%) 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.

Woodson South Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 588
2006 502
2007 499
2008 455
2009 370
2010 399
2011 328
2012 366

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 22.8
2007 20
2008 16.9
2009 13.7
2010 17.3
2011 15.6
2012 22.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 1.0085034013605
2006 1.0019920318725
2007 0.93787575150301
2008 0.99340659340659
2009 0.99189189189189
2010 0.99248120300752
2011 0.99085365853659
2012 0.9672131147541

Compare Woodson South Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,220.0% 22.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 96.7%
 

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