Cameron Elementary School



Cameron Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cameron Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 49
K 77
1 76
2 85
3 77
4 101
5 86
6 81
7 78
8 83
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cameron Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 793 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cameron Elementary School is the 140th largest public school in Illinois and the 4,578th largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 793
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 48.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,578th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 140th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,376th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 106th out of 2,415

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Cameron Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 408
(51%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 385
(49%)
145,297
(49%)

Cameron Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 537
(68%)
136,960
(47%)
 Black 244
(31%)
113,125
(39%)
 White 7
(1%)
28,538
(10%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
3,538
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)

Cameron Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 785
(99%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 8
(1%)
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, Cameron Elementary School is ranked 69th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cameron Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.0%) 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.

Cameron Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1153
2006 1061
2007 1017
2008 1017
2009 956
2010 864
2011 825
2012 814
2013 806
2014 846
2015 793

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 20.4
2007 18.2
2008 19.4
2009 18
2010 18
2011 18.3
2012 14.8
2013 16.8
2014 18.6
2015 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97918473547268
2006 1.004712535344
2007 1.0186823992134
2008 0.97148475909538
2009 0.99686192468619
2010 0.99652777777778
2011 0.98909090909091
2012 0.98402948402948
2013 0.99255583126551
2014 0.99527186761229
2015 0.98991172761665

Compare Cameron Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 99.0%
 

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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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