Lyon Elementary School



Lyon Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lyon Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 144
1 153
2 166
3 161
4 185
5 176
6 177
7 164
8 148
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lyon Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 1,474 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lyon Elementary School is the 10th largest public school in Illinois and the 181st largest nationally. It has 19.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,474
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 75.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 181st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 10th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,157th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 13th out of 2,415

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Lyon Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 756
(51%)
145,297
(49%)
 Male 718
(49%)
148,447
(51%)

Lyon Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,314
(89%)
136,960
(47%)
 White 81
(5%)
28,538
(10%)
 Black 36
(2%)
113,125
(39%)
 Asian 20
(1%)
10,422
(4%)
 American Indian 12
(1%)
641
(0%)
 Two or More 7
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
520
(0%)

Lyon Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,400
(95%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 74
(5%)
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, Lyon Elementary School is ranked 9th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lyon Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.0%) 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.

Lyon Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1210
2006 1208
2007 1227
2008 1298
2009 1372
2010 1353
2011 1408
2012 1396
2013 1413
2014 1404
2015 1474

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.6
2006 22
2007 18.9
2008 19.4
2009 22.1
2010 22.2
2011 22
2012 15.2
2013 19.4
2014 19.9
2015 19.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89917355371901
2006 0.96688741721854
2007 0.96332518337408
2008 0.91987673343606
2009 0.96137026239067
2010 0.92682926829268
2011 0.95809659090909
2012 0.94269340974212
2013 0.95753715498938
2014 0.96011396011396
2015 0.94979647218453

Compare Lyon Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,960.0% 19.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 95.0%
 

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