Poe Elementary Classical School



Poe Elementary Classical School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Poe Elementary Classical School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 28
1 30
2 30
3 30
4 31
5 30
6 27
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Poe Elementary Classical School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 206 students in grades 1st through 12th. Poe Elementary Classical School is the 2,140th largest public school in Illinois and the 48,159th largest nationally. It has 18.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 206
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 11
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 48,159th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,140th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,009th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,254th out of 2,415

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Poe Elementary Classical School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 121
(59%)
145,297
(49%)
 Male 85
(41%)
148,447
(51%)

Poe Elementary Classical School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 183
(89%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 13
(6%)
136,960
(47%)
 White 5
(2%)
28,538
(10%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
3,538
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Poe Elementary Classical School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 119
(58%)
46,387
(16%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 87
(42%)
247,049
(84%)
 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, Poe Elementary Classical School is ranked 1,830th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Poe Elementary Classical School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Poe Elementary Classical School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 161
2006 173
2007 173
2008 183
2009 198
2010 192
2011 193
2012 192
2013 192
2014 199
2015 206

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.4
2006 14.4
2007 13.3
2008 14.1
2009 16.5
2010 16
2011 16.1
2012 15.8
2013 16
2014 18.3
2015 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39751552795031
2006 0.44508670520231
2007 0.45664739884393
2008 0.45901639344262
2009 0.49494949494949
2010 0.47395833333333
2011 0.41968911917098
2012 0.45833333333333
2013 0.42708333333333
2014 0.48743718592965
2015 0.42233009708738

Compare Poe Elementary Classical School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 42.2%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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