Mason Elementary School



Mason Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mason Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 60
K 45
1 37
2 37
3 63
4 46
5 41
6 53
7 51
8 45
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mason Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 478 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mason Elementary School is the 819th largest public school in Illinois and the 23,609th largest nationally.

Total Students: 478
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Mason Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 260
(54%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 218
(46%)
147,201
(50%)

Mason Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 475
(99%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 2
(0%)
136,780
(46%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,030
(0%)

Mason Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 475
(99%)
244,484
(82%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
42,629
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
10,527
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Mason Elementary School is ranked 273rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mason Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 54.0%. 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.

Mason Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 837
2006 691
2007 592
2008 559
2009 565
2010 531
2011 474
2012 478

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 16.5
2007 17.4
2008 19.3
2009 20.2
2010 22.1
2011 16.9
2012 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99761051373955
2006 0.99710564399421
2007 0.99493243243243
2008 0.99463327370304
2009 0.99469026548673
2010 0.99435028248588
2011 0.99367088607595
2012 0.99372384937238

Compare Mason Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 99.4%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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