Leland Elementary School



Leland Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Leland Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 52
K 46
1 62
2 65
3 67
4 54
5 47
6 77
7 50
8 47
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Leland Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 567 students in grades 1st through 12th. Leland Elementary School is the 480th largest public school in Illinois and the 16,082nd largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 567
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.07
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,082nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 480th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,488th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 556th out of 2,415

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Leland Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 291
(51%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 276
(49%)
145,297
(49%)

Leland Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 557
(98%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 8
(1%)
136,960
(47%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
641
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)

Leland Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 553
(98%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 14
(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, Leland Elementary School is ranked 179th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Leland Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.5%) 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.

Leland Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 237
2006 192
2007 223
2008 199
2009 213
2010 184
2011 177
2012 167
2013 661
2014 618
2015 567

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 19.2
2007 22.3
2008 15.3
2009 16.4
2010 16.7
2011 14.8
2012 15.2
2013 15.4
2014 17.2
2015 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.9831223628692
2006 0.984375
2007 0.98654708520179
2008 0.94974874371859
2009 0.95774647887324
2010 0.96739130434783
2011 0.96045197740113
2012 0.97005988023952
2013 0.96520423600605
2014 0.99352750809061
2015 0.97530864197531

Compare Leland Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 97.5%
 

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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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