Dixon Elementary School



Dixon Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dixon Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 35
K 29
1 52
2 43
3 64
4 58
5 58
6 67
7 94
8 90
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dixon Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 590 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dixon Elementary School is the 418th largest public school in Illinois and the 14,347th largest nationally. It has 20.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 590
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,347th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 418th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,219th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 873rd out of 2,415

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Dixon Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 328
(56%)
145,297
(49%)
 Male 262
(44%)
148,447
(51%)

Dixon Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 583
(99%)
113,125
(39%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
3,538
(1%)
 Hispanic 2
(0%)
136,960
(47%)
 White 0
(0%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Dixon Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 515
(87%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 75
(13%)
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, Dixon Elementary School is ranked 209th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dixon Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.3%) 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.

Dixon Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 700
2006 665
2007 642
2008 667
2009 665
2010 653
2011 650
2012 628
2013 649
2014 640
2015 590

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21
2006 26.6
2007 22.9
2008 20.8
2009 22.9
2010 22.5
2011 24.1
2012 18.4
2013 20.3
2014 21.3
2015 20.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.74857142857143
2006 0.80300751879699
2007 0.8613707165109
2008 0.8215892053973
2009 0.85263157894737
2010 0.84226646248086
2011 0.88923076923077
2012 0.87420382165605
2013 0.88597842835131
2014 0.9046875
2015 0.8728813559322

Compare Dixon Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,020.0% 20.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 87.3%
 

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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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