Jackson a Elementary Language Academy



Jackson a Elementary Language Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jackson a Elementary Language Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 60
1 60
2 63
3 64
4 65
5 64
6 64
7 62
8 62
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jackson a Elementary Language Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 564 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jackson a Elementary Language Academy is the 490th largest public school in Illinois and the 16,303rd largest nationally. It has 17.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 564
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.85
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,303rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 490th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,658th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 628th out of 2,415

Find Former JaELA Alumni

Jackson a Elementary Language Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 296
(52%)
145,297
(49%)
 Male 268
(48%)
148,447
(51%)

Jackson a Elementary Language Academy Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Hispanic 177
(31%)
136,960
(47%)
 Black 168
(30%)
113,125
(39%)
 Asian 104
(18%)
10,422
(4%)
 White 97
(17%)
28,538
(10%)
 Two or More 17
(3%)
3,538
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
641
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)

Jackson a Elementary Language Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 331
(59%)
46,387
(16%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 233
(41%)
247,049
(84%)
 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, Jackson a Elementary Language Academy is ranked 908th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jackson a Elementary Language Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (41.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Jackson a Elementary Language Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 536
2006 535
2007 505
2008 546
2009 544
2010 550
2011 554
2012 560
2013 565
2014 566
2015 564

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 15.7
2007 13.6
2008 17.1
2009 17
2010 17.2
2011 18.5
2012 17
2013 17.1
2014 17.5
2015 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40485074626866
2006 0.4018691588785
2007 0.3960396039604
2008 0.32234432234432
2009 0.30330882352941
2010 0.31818181818182
2011 0.34657039711191
2012 0.36428571428571
2013 0.39469026548673
2014 0.46113074204947
2015 0.41312056737589

Compare Jackson a Elementary Language Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 41.3%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jackson a Elementary Language Academy
Chicago, IL
Public KG - 08 564 17.2:1  
Intercultural Montessori Language School
Chicago, IL
Private PK - 06 240 5:1 1 miles
The South Side School
Chicago, IL
Private 01 - 07 129 10:1 1 miles
Skinner Elementary School
Chicago, IL
Public PK - 08 1,033 20.7:1 1 miles
Montessori Academy of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Private PK - 06 288 7:1 1 miles
Montessori Academy of Chicago
Chicago, IL
Private PK - 06 170 5:1 1 miles
Frances Xavier Warde School
Chicago, IL
Private PK - 08 971 11:1 1 miles
Children of Peace School
Chicago, IL
Private PK - 08 218 15:1 1 miles
Brown W Elementary School
Chicago, IL
Public PK - 08 268 13.5:1 1 miles
Urban Prairie
Chicago, IL
Private 01 - 07 128 9:1 1 miles
Stem Magnet Academy Elementary
Chicago, IL
Public KG - 07 450 17.3:1 1 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2019. ElementarySchools.org.