Gray Elementary School



Gray Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gray Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 76
K 119
1 127
2 141
3 145
4 125
5 138
6 131
7 127
8 129
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gray Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 1,258 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gray Elementary School is the 24th largest public school in Illinois and the 392nd largest nationally. It has 18.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,258
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 69.72
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 392nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 24th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,855th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 19th out of 2,415

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Gray Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 636
(51%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 622
(49%)
145,297
(49%)

Gray Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,066
(85%)
136,960
(47%)
 White 128
(10%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 27
(2%)
10,422
(4%)
 Black 21
(2%)
113,125
(39%)
 Two or More 11
(1%)
3,538
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
641
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
520
(0%)

Gray Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,122
(89%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 136
(11%)
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, Gray Elementary School is ranked 24th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gray Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.2%) 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.

Gray Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1245
2006 1207
2007 1232
2008 1281
2009 1260
2010 1284
2011 1329
2012 1263
2013 1288
2014 1251
2015 1258

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 18.6
2009 17.7
2010 18.3
2011 19.3
2012 13.2
2013 18
2014 18.5
2015 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90361445783133
2006 0.89560894780447
2007 0.88311688311688
2008 0.86104605776737
2009 0.92619047619048
2010 0.92289719626168
2011 0.91948833709556
2012 0.92557403008709
2013 0.92313664596273
2014 0.93685051958433
2015 0.89189189189189

Compare Gray Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 89.2%
 

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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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