Fairfield Elementary Academy



Fairfield Elementary Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fairfield Elementary Academy Students by Grade
PK 40
K 61
1 65
2 51
3 76
4 62
5 54
6 57
7 55
8 59
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Fairfield Elementary Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 580 students in grades 1st through 12th. Fairfield Elementary Academy is the 469th largest public school in Illinois and the 14,699th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 580
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,699th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 469th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 963rd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 406th out of 2,345

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Fairfield Elementary Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 303
(52%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 277
(48%)
147,201
(50%)

Fairfield Elementary Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 344
(59%)
136,780
(46%)
 Black 224
(39%)
117,242
(39%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
1,030
(0%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 2
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)

Fairfield Elementary Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 574
(99%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 6
(1%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Fairfield Elementary Academy is ranked 169th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Fairfield Elementary Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 54.0%. 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.

Fairfield Elementary Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 682
2006 698
2007 675
2008 651
2009 656
2010 616
2011 599
2012 580

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 21.8
2007 19.9
2008 20
2009 21.2
2010 20.5
2011 20
2012 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.92961876832845
2006 0.94699140401146
2007 0.96
2008 0.96466973886329
2009 0.99542682926829
2010 0.96590909090909
2011 0.99499165275459
2012 0.98965517241379

Compare Fairfield Elementary Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 99.0%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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