Dawes Elementary School



Dawes Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dawes Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 74
K 103
1 107
2 110
3 121
4 103
5 75
6 112
7 108
8 105
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dawes Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 1,018 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dawes Elementary School is the 54th largest public school in Illinois and the 1,245th largest nationally. It has 19.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,018
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19:1
Full Time Teachers: 53.46
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,245th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 54th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,060th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 71st out of 2,415

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Dawes Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 513
(50%)
145,297
(49%)
 Male 505
(50%)
148,447
(51%)

Dawes Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 801
(79%)
136,960
(47%)
 Black 188
(18%)
113,125
(39%)
 White 14
(1%)
28,538
(10%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
641
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
520
(0%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
10,422
(4%)

Dawes Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 981
(96%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 37
(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, Dawes Elementary School is ranked 37th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dawes Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.4%) 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.

Dawes Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1082
2006 1094
2007 1142
2008 1176
2009 1155
2010 1105
2011 1021
2012 1037
2013 1015
2014 1034
2015 1018

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.1
2006 23.8
2007 20
2008 19.1
2009 20.3
2010 19.7
2011 19.6
2012 16.4
2013 17.2
2014 18.9
2015 19

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.93253234750462
2006 0.96617915904936
2007 0.98073555166375
2008 0.93452380952381
2009 0.96103896103896
2010 0.96199095022624
2011 0.95004897159647
2012 0.96624879459981
2013 0.96059113300493
2014 0.97388781431335
2015 0.96365422396857

Compare Dawes Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,900.0% 19.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 96.4%
 

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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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