Belding Elementary School



Belding Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Belding Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 67
K 71
1 74
2 61
3 75
4 67
5 57
6 53
7 28
8 43
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Belding Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 596 students in grades 1st through 12th. Belding Elementary School is the 402nd largest public school in Illinois and the 13,953rd largest nationally. It has 17.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 596
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.56
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,953rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 402nd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,658th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 518th out of 2,415

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Belding Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 298
(50%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 298
(50%)
145,297
(49%)

Belding Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 262
(44%)
136,960
(47%)
 White 226
(38%)
28,538
(10%)
 Black 45
(8%)
113,125
(39%)
 Two or More 23
(4%)
3,538
(1%)
 Asian 23
(4%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 15
(3%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
641
(0%)

Belding Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 397
(67%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 199
(33%)
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, Belding Elementary School is ranked 387th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Belding Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.6%) 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.

Belding Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 523
2006 490
2007 446
2008 562
2009 595
2010 631
2011 655
2012 654
2013 599
2014 611
2015 596

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 19.6
2007 15.4
2008 19.1
2009 18.6
2010 21
2011 19.8
2012 14.9
2013 15
2014 17.2
2015 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.717017208413
2006 0.6734693877551
2007 0.80493273542601
2008 0.71886120996441
2009 0.7781512605042
2010 0.72900158478605
2011 0.74198473282443
2012 0.75993883792049
2013 0.73288814691152
2014 0.7315875613748
2015 0.66610738255034

Compare Belding Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 66.6%
 

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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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