Garcia Lorca Elementary School



Garcia Lorca Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garcia Lorca Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 76
K 104
1 98
2 94
3 97
4 86
5 85
6 89
7 87
8 75
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garcia Lorca Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 891 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garcia Lorca Elementary School is the 90th largest public school in Illinois and the 2,316th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 891
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 59.13
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,316th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 90th out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,424th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 135th out of 2,345

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Garcia Lorca Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 458
(51%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 433
(49%)
147,201
(50%)

Garcia Lorca Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 825
(93%)
136,780
(46%)
 White 34
(4%)
27,560
(9%)
 Black 16
(2%)
117,242
(39%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
9,613
(3%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
4,546
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
434
(0%)

Garcia Lorca Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 820
(92%)
244,484
(82%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 47
(5%)
10,527
(4%)
 Not Eligible 24
(3%)
42,629
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Garcia Lorca Elementary School is ranked 61st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garcia Lorca Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.3%) 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.

Garcia Lorca Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 720
2011 852
2012 891

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 21.8
2011 23
2012 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.96805555555556
2011 0.9612676056338
2012 0.97306397306397

Compare Garcia Lorca Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 97.3%
 

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

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