Durkin Park Elementary School



Durkin Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Durkin Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 72
K 61
1 73
2 64
3 73
4 67
5 57
6 66
7 74
8 60
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Durkin Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 667 students in grades 1st through 12th. Durkin Park Elementary School is the 267th largest public school in Illinois and the 9,600th largest nationally. It has 18.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 667
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.68
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,600th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 267th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,009th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 464th out of 2,415

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Durkin Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 360
(54%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 307
(46%)
145,297
(49%)

Durkin Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 554
(83%)
136,960
(47%)
 Black 76
(11%)
113,125
(39%)
 White 30
(4%)
28,538
(10%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
3,538
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
641
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)

Durkin Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 584
(88%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 83
(12%)
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, Durkin Park Elementary School is ranked 160th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Durkin Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.6%) 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.

Durkin Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 376
2006 445
2007 470
2008 507
2009 534
2010 546
2011 540
2012 582
2013 590
2014 616
2015 667

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 20.2
2007 18.8
2008 18.8
2009 17.8
2010 18.8
2011 17.4
2012 13.8
2013 17.4
2014 18.3
2015 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.80053191489362
2006 0.84044943820225
2007 0.81063829787234
2008 0.81262327416174
2009 0.86516853932584
2010 0.87179487179487
2011 0.8962962962963
2012 0.91237113402062
2013 0.90677966101695
2014 0.93019480519481
2015 0.87556221889055

Compare Durkin Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 87.6%
 

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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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