Lawndale Elementary Community Academy



Lawndale Elementary Community Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lawndale Elementary Community Academy Students by Grade
PK 55
K 38
1 33
2 39
3 53
4 29
5 33
6 35
7 25
8 40
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lawndale Elementary Community Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 380 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lawndale Elementary Community Academy is the 1,316th largest public school in Illinois and the 34,127th largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 380
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,127th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,316th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,450th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,423rd out of 2,415

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Lawndale Elementary Community Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 196
(52%)
145,297
(49%)
 Male 184
(48%)
148,447
(51%)

Lawndale Elementary Community Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 373
(98%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
136,960
(47%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
3,538
(1%)
 White 1
(0%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Lawndale Elementary Community Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 377
(99%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
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, Lawndale Elementary Community Academy is ranked 428th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lawndale Elementary Community Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.2%) 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.

Lawndale Elementary Community Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 591
2006 509
2007 532
2008 573
2009 590
2010 554
2011 503
2012 464
2013 477
2014 413
2015 380

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 18.2
2007 20.5
2008 20.8
2009 21.1
2010 20.5
2011 21
2012 15.2
2013 17.7
2014 17.1
2015 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89340101522843
2006 0.99410609037328
2007 0.99624060150376
2008 0.97033158813264
2009 0.99491525423729
2010 0.98375451263538
2011 0.99403578528827
2012 0.99353448275862
2013 0.9769392033543
2014 0.99273607748184
2015 0.99210526315789

Compare Lawndale Elementary Community Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 99.2%
 

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