Nkrumah Academy Charter Elementary School



Nkrumah Academy Charter Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Nkrumah Academy Charter Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 27
1 39
2 27
3 45
4 35
5 39
6 42
7 20
8 24
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Nkrumah Academy Charter Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 298 students in grades 1st through 12th. Nkrumah Academy Charter Elementary School is the 1,763rd largest public school in Illinois and the 41,745th largest nationally. It has 149.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 298
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 149:1
Full Time Teachers: 2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 41,745th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,763rd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,410th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,408th out of 2,415

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Nkrumah Academy Charter Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 152
(51%)
145,297
(49%)
 Male 146
(49%)
148,447
(51%)

Nkrumah Academy Charter Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 291
(98%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 6
(2%)
136,960
(47%)
 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%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Nkrumah Academy Charter Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 256
(86%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 42
(14%)
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, Nkrumah Academy Charter Elementary School is ranked 802nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Nkrumah Academy Charter Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.9%) 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.

Nkrumah Academy Charter Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2011 215
2012 243
2013 217
2014 311
2015 298

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2011 22.4
2012 22
2013 21.7
2014 18.3
2015 149

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2011 0.8
2012 0.82304526748971
2013 0.85253456221198
2014 0.87781350482315
2015 0.85906040268456

Compare Nkrumah Academy Charter Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
14,900.0% 149.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 85.9%
 

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