Young Elementary School



Young Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Young Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 127
1 89
2 103
3 108
4 121
5 131
6 124
7 132
8 126
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Young Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 1,093 students in grades 1st through 12th. Young Elementary School is the 45th largest public school in Illinois and the 743rd largest nationally. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,093
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 60.96
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 743rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 45th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,011th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 121st out of 2,345

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Young Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 554
(51%)
147,201
(50%)
 Male 539
(49%)
150,004
(50%)

Young Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 972
(89%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 108
(10%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
434
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)

Young Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,066
(98%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 27
(2%)
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, Young Elementary School is ranked 33rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Young Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.5%) 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.

Young Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1478
2006 1469
2007 1456
2008 1439
2009 1339
2010 1219
2011 1102
2012 1093

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 27.7
2007 24.7
2008 22
2009 19.7
2010 20.3
2011 20
2012 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53653585926928
2006 0.78284547311096
2007 0.99931318681319
2008 0.97915218902015
2009 0.99925317401046
2010 0.99343724364233
2011 0.98638838475499
2012 0.97529734675206

Compare Young Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 97.5%
 

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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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