Amandla Charter School



Amandla Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Amandla Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 20
6 29
7 40
8 42
9 52
10 52
11 42
12 33

Amandla Charter School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 310 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 310
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.5

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Amandla Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 157
(51%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 153
(49%)
145,297
(49%)

Amandla Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 303
(98%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
136,960
(47%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
3,538
(1%)
 White 2
(1%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Amandla Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 303
(98%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 7
(2%)
46,387
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
308
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Amandla Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

Amandla Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 101
2009 214
2010 301
2011 344
2012 310
2013 349
2014 325
2015 310

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 N/A
2009 17.8
2010 17.7
2011 15.9
2012 11.1
2013 19.4
2014 12.5
2015 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008
2009
2010
2011 0.94186046511628
2012 0.94516129032258
2013 0.96275071633238
2014 0.97538461538462
2015 0.97741935483871

Compare Amandla Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 97.7%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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