Coles Elementary Language Academy



Coles Elementary Language Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Coles Elementary Language Academy Students by Grade
PK 45
K 43
1 55
2 52
3 49
4 52
5 41
6 50
7 49
8 57
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Coles Elementary Language Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 493 students in grades 1st through 12th. Coles Elementary Language Academy is the 752nd largest public school in Illinois and the 22,605th largest nationally. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 493
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,605th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 752nd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,542nd out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 869th out of 2,415

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Coles Elementary Language Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 252
(51%)
145,297
(49%)
 Male 241
(49%)
148,447
(51%)

Coles Elementary Language Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 476
(97%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 13
(3%)
136,960
(47%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
3,538
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
28,538
(10%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)

Coles Elementary Language Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 460
(93%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 21
(4%)
46,387
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(2%)
308
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Coles Elementary Language Academy is ranked 259th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Coles Elementary Language Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.7%) 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.

Coles Elementary Language Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 763
2006 677
2007 599
2008 651
2009 588
2010 542
2011 547
2012 549
2013 551
2014 541
2015 493

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 21.2
2007 20
2008 20
2009 17.8
2010 17.5
2011 18.9
2012 13.4
2013 17.2
2014 18.7
2015 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90301441677588
2006 1.0118168389956
2007 1.0133555926544
2008 0.9431643625192
2009 0.94727891156463
2010 0.9520295202952
2011 0.97806215722121
2012 0.98360655737705
2013 0.93284936479129
2014 0.97781885397412
2015 0.95740365111562

Compare Coles Elementary Language Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 95.7%
 

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