Cassell Elementary School



Cassell Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cassell Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 48
1 46
2 48
3 52
4 36
5 46
6 48
7 42
8 35
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cassell Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 401 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cassell Elementary School is the 1,208th largest public school in Illinois and the 31,966th largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 401
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.76
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,966th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,208th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,575th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,375th out of 2,415

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Cassell Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 226
(56%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 175
(44%)
145,297
(49%)

Cassell Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 299
(75%)
28,538
(10%)
 Hispanic 52
(13%)
136,960
(47%)
 Black 33
(8%)
113,125
(39%)
 Two or More 11
(3%)
3,538
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
10,422
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
641
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
520
(0%)

Cassell Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 315
(79%)
46,387
(16%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 86
(21%)
247,049
(84%)
 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, Cassell Elementary School is ranked 1,835th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cassell Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 52.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Cassell Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 296
2006 309
2007 294
2008 318
2009 332
2010 355
2011 349
2012 348
2013 367
2014 394
2015 401

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 18.2
2007 18.4
2008 16.7
2009 15.8
2010 16.1
2011 16.6
2012 13.6
2013 18.8
2014 18.5
2015 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41216216216216
2006 0.3915857605178
2007 0.37755102040816
2008 0.34591194968553
2009 0.27409638554217
2010 0.26760563380282
2011 0.31232091690544
2012 0.29022988505747
2013 0.26430517711172
2014 0.2994923857868
2015 0.214463840399

Compare Cassell Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.4%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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