Garcia Lorca Elementary School



Garcia Lorca Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garcia Lorca Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 76
K 80
1 92
2 100
3 100
4 100
5 85
6 95
7 86
8 74
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 888 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garcia Lorca Elementary School is the 89th largest public school in Illinois and the 2,562nd largest nationally. It has 18.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 888
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,562nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 89th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,026th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 130th out of 2,415

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Garcia Lorca Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 489
(55%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 399
(45%)
145,297
(49%)

Garcia Lorca Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 825
(93%)
136,960
(47%)
 White 45
(5%)
28,538
(10%)
 Black 12
(1%)
113,125
(39%)
 Two or More 4
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
641
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)

Garcia Lorca Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 851
(96%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 37
(4%)
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, Garcia Lorca Elementary School is ranked 58th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garcia Lorca Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.8%) 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.

Garcia Lorca Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 720
2011 852
2012 891
2013 904
2014 895
2015 888

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 21.8
2011 23
2012 15.1
2013 17.7
2014 17.6
2015 18.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.96805555555556
2011 0.9612676056338
2012 0.97306397306397
2013 0.97234513274336
2014 0.98100558659218
2015 0.95833333333333

Compare Garcia Lorca Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,880.0% 18.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 95.8%
 

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