Henderson Elementary School



Henderson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Henderson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 19
K 27
1 35
2 38
3 46
4 33
5 27
6 36
7 35
8 33
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Henderson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 329 students in grades 1st through 12th. Henderson Elementary School is the 1,594th largest public school in Illinois and the 38,984th largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 329
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,984th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,594th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,575th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,735th out of 2,415

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Henderson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 173
(53%)
145,297
(49%)
 Male 156
(47%)
148,447
(51%)

Henderson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 306
(93%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 21
(6%)
136,960
(47%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
3,538
(1%)
 White 0
(0%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Henderson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 322
(98%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 7
(2%)
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, Henderson Elementary School is ranked 594th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Henderson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.9%) 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.

Henderson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 638
2006 567
2007 570
2008 473
2009 456
2010 431
2011 404
2012 350
2013 357
2014 336
2015 329

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 24.7
2007 23.8
2008 16.9
2009 20.7
2010 19.6
2011 20.2
2012 14.7
2013 16.6
2014 18.3
2015 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91692789968652
2006 0.99647266313933
2007 1
2008 0.9661733615222
2009 0.99122807017544
2010 0.98143851508121
2011 0.98514851485149
2012 0.99142857142857
2013 0.99159663865546
2014 0.98809523809524
2015 0.97872340425532

Compare Henderson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 97.9%
 

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