Grimes Elementary School



Grimes Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Grimes Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 37
K 35
1 50
2 49
3 61
4 52
5 50
6 39
7 43
8 46
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Grimes Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 462 students in grades 1st through 12th. Grimes Elementary School is the 897th largest public school in Illinois and the 25,661st largest nationally. It has 18.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 462
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,661st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 897th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,898th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,235th out of 2,415

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Grimes Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 255
(55%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 207
(45%)
145,297
(49%)

Grimes Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 410
(89%)
136,960
(47%)
 White 45
(10%)
28,538
(10%)
 Black 3
(1%)
113,125
(39%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)

Grimes Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 390
(84%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 72
(16%)
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, Grimes Elementary School is ranked 395th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Grimes Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.4%) 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.

Grimes Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 472
2006 428
2007 464
2008 503
2009 487
2010 473
2011 481
2012 466
2013 474
2014 470
2015 462

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 26.2
2006 17.1
2007 19.3
2008 19.3
2009 18
2010 18.9
2011 21.9
2012 29.4
2013 19
2014 18.8
2015 18.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30932203389831
2006 0.86915887850467
2007 0.90301724137931
2008 0.83499005964215
2009 0.87474332648871
2010 0.88583509513742
2011 0.89397089397089
2012 0.90772532188841
2013 0.87974683544304
2014 0.87234042553191
2015 0.84415584415584

Compare Grimes Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,820.0% 18.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 84.4%
 

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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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