Dett Elementary School



Dett Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dett Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 44
K 33
1 34
2 46
3 31
4 41
5 23
6 43
7 26
8 37
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dett Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 358 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dett Elementary School is the 1,450th largest public school in Illinois and the 36,300th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 358
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.21
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,300th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,450th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 550th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,153rd out of 2,415

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Dett Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 197
(55%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 161
(45%)
145,297
(49%)

Dett Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 346
(97%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 9
(3%)
136,960
(47%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
3,538
(1%)
 White 1
(0%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Dett Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 350
(98%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 8
(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, Dett Elementary School is ranked 493rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dett 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.

Dett Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 444
2006 379
2007 304
2008 248
2009 252
2010 245
2011 250
2012 189
2013 462
2014 429
2015 358

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 19
2007 17.9
2008 15
2009 16.8
2010 17.5
2011 17.9
2012 11.9
2013 11
2014 13.1
2015 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90765765765766
2006 0.84960422163588
2007 0.75
2008 0.98790322580645
2009 0.98809523809524
2010 0.98775510204082
2011 0.988
2012 0.8994708994709
2013 0.97835497835498
2014 0.99067599067599
2015 0.97765363128492

Compare Dett Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 97.8%
 

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