Hernandez Middle School



Hernandez Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hernandez Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 360
7 338
8 265
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hernandez Middle School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 963 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 963
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 50.97

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Hernandez Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 521
(54%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 442
(46%)
145,297
(49%)

Hernandez Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 925
(96%)
136,960
(47%)
 Black 22
(2%)
113,125
(39%)
 White 8
(1%)
28,538
(10%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
641
(0%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)

Hernandez Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 937
(97%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 26
(3%)
46,387
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
308
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Hernandez Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.3%) 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.

Hernandez Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 883
2010 987
2011 974
2012 982
2013 907
2014 942
2015 963

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 23.2
2010 22.4
2011 19.5
2012 14.6
2013 17.1
2014 19.5
2015 18.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.9762174405436
2010 0.97061803444782
2011 0.97638603696099
2012 0.9847250509165
2013 0.98235942668137
2014 0.98619957537155
2015 0.9730010384216

Compare Hernandez Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,890.0% 18.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 97.3%
 

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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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