Bright Elementary School



Bright Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bright Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 35
K 32
1 30
2 30
3 35
4 25
5 23
6 28
7 31
8 26
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bright Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 295 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bright Elementary School is the 1,784th largest public school in Illinois and the 42,020th largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 295
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,020th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,784th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 831st out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,672nd out of 2,415

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Bright Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 152
(52%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 143
(48%)
145,297
(49%)

Bright Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 203
(69%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 86
(29%)
136,960
(47%)
 White 6
(2%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Bright Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 283
(96%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 12
(4%)
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, Bright Elementary School is ranked 702nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bright Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.9%) 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.

Bright Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 375
2006 335
2007 285
2008 305
2009 375
2010 371
2011 355
2012 297
2013 291
2014 292
2015 295

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 20.9
2007 20.4
2008 20.3
2009 17.9
2010 16.1
2011 16.9
2012 12.5
2013 13.9
2014 16.5
2015 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 1.0053333333333
2006 0.96417910447761
2007 1
2008 0.99016393442623
2009 0.992
2010 0.95687331536388
2011 0.98591549295775
2012 0.98989898989899
2013 0.98969072164948
2014 0.98630136986301
2015 0.95932203389831

Compare Bright Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
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 95.9%
 

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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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