Great Lakes Academy Charter Elementary School



Great Lakes Academy Charter Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Great Lakes Academy Charter Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 68
1 84
2 46
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Great Lakes Academy Charter Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 198 students in grades 1st through 12th. Great Lakes Academy Charter Elementary School is the 2,163rd largest public school in Illinois and the 48,600th largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 198
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 14
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 48,600th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,163rd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 671st out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,106th out of 2,415

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Great Lakes Academy Charter Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 99
(50%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 99
(50%)
145,297
(49%)

Great Lakes Academy Charter Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 177
(89%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 21
(11%)
136,960
(47%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
28,538
(10%)

Great Lakes Academy Charter Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 181
(91%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 17
(9%)
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, Great Lakes Academy Charter Elementary School is ranked 1,203rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Great Lakes Academy Charter Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.4%) 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.

Compare Great Lakes Academy Charter Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 91.4%
 

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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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