Ariel Elementary Community Academy



Ariel Elementary Community Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ariel Elementary Community Academy Students by Grade
PK 31
K 52
1 61
2 53
3 55
4 56
5 58
6 62
7 53
8 57
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ariel Elementary Community Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 538 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ariel Elementary Community Academy is the 574th largest public school in Illinois and the 18,502nd largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 538
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,502nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 574th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,685th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 731st out of 2,415

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Ariel Elementary Community Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 280
(52%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 258
(48%)
145,297
(49%)

Ariel Elementary Community Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 525
(98%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 7
(1%)
136,960
(47%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
3,538
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
520
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Ariel Elementary Community Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 442
(82%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 96
(18%)
46,387
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
308
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Ariel Elementary Community Academy is ranked 313th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ariel Elementary Community Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.2%) 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.

Ariel Elementary Community Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 404
2006 424
2007 431
2008 445
2009 446
2010 522
2011 550
2012 551
2013 560
2014 545
2015 538

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 14.1
2007 12.7
2008 15.9
2009 14.4
2010 18
2011 18.3
2012 15.3
2013 16.5
2014 17.2
2015 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81435643564356
2006 1.0094339622642
2007 1.0069605568445
2008 0.99325842696629
2009 0.9932735426009
2010 0.99425287356322
2011 0.85818181818182
2012 0.76588021778584
2013 0.81071428571429
2014 0.83853211009174
2015 0.82156133828996

Compare Ariel Elementary Community Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 82.2%
 

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