Depriest Elementary School



Depriest Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Depriest Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 69
K 61
1 60
2 77
3 82
4 65
5 44
6 85
7 70
8 61
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 1

Depriest Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 675 students in grades 1st through 12th. Depriest Elementary School is the 255th largest public school in Illinois and the 9,192nd largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 675
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,192nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 255th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,281st out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 234th out of 2,415

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Depriest Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 342
(51%)
145,297
(49%)
 Male 333
(49%)
148,447
(51%)

Depriest Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 649
(96%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 20
(3%)
136,960
(47%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 White 1
(0%)
28,538
(10%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
641
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)

Depriest Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 660
(98%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 15
(2%)
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, Depriest Elementary School is ranked 118th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Depriest Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.8%) 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.

Depriest Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 703
2006 761
2007 729
2008 663
2009 592
2010 572
2011 523
2012 544
2013 720
2014 730
2015 675

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 27.2
2007 23.5
2008 20.1
2009 18.5
2010 19.1
2011 18.7
2012 14.2
2013 17.1
2014 16.8
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90042674253201
2006 0.73324572930355
2007 1.0013717421125
2008 0.97586726998492
2009 0.99493243243243
2010 0.98776223776224
2011 0.97323135755258
2012 0.95588235294118
2013 0.95555555555556
2014 0.98082191780822
2015 0.97777777777778

Compare Depriest Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 97.8%
 

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