Beard Elementary School



Beard Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Beard Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 81
K 13
1 24
2 21
3 23
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 1
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Beard Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 163 students in grades 1st through 12th. Beard Elementary School is the 2,257th largest public school in Illinois and the 50,290th largest nationally. It has 11.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 163
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 50,290th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,257th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 159th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,095th out of 2,415

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Beard Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 122
(75%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 41
(25%)
145,297
(49%)

Beard Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 75
(46%)
136,960
(47%)
 White 60
(37%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 14
(9%)
10,422
(4%)
 Two or More 8
(5%)
3,538
(1%)
 Black 6
(4%)
113,125
(39%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)

Beard Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 105
(64%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 58
(36%)
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, Beard Elementary School is ranked 1,690th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Beard Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.4%) is slightly 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.

Beard Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 155
2006 153
2007 130
2008 51
2009 116
2010 158
2011 158
2012 159
2013 166
2014 144
2015 163

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 5.7
2006 51
2007 13
2008 N/A
2009 4.6
2010 6.3
2011 6.3
2012 5.2
2013 6.4
2014 6.6
2015 11.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.66451612903226
2006 0.69281045751634
2007 0.82307692307692
2008 0.94117647058824
2009 0.81034482758621
2010 0.67088607594937
2011 0.61392405063291
2012 0.67295597484277
2013 0.64457831325301
2014 0.61111111111111
2015 0.6441717791411

Compare Beard Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,150.0% 11.5:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 64.4%
 

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Public PK - 03 163 11.5:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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