Powell Elementary Paideia Comm Academy



Powell Elementary Paideia Comm Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Powell Elementary Paideia Comm Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 66
1 65
2 61
3 70
4 68
5 55
6 49
7 58
8 52
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Powell Elementary Paideia Comm Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 544 students in grades 1st through 12th. Powell Elementary Paideia Comm Academy is the 551st largest public school in Illinois and the 18,015th largest nationally. It has 20.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 544
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,015th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 551st out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,277th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,148th out of 2,415

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Powell Elementary Paideia Comm Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 282
(52%)
145,297
(49%)
 Male 262
(48%)
148,447
(51%)

Powell Elementary Paideia Comm Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 534
(98%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 9
(2%)
136,960
(47%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
28,538
(10%)

Powell Elementary Paideia Comm Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 519
(95%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 25
(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, Powell Elementary Paideia Comm Academy is ranked 203rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Powell Elementary Paideia Comm Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.4%) 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.

Powell Elementary Paideia Comm Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 520
2006 610
2007 586
2008 568
2009 564
2010 536
2011 520
2012 526
2013 553
2014 573
2015 544

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.4
2006 30.5
2007 20.9
2008 19.6
2009 20.1
2010 20.2
2011 20.8
2012 18
2013 19.8
2014 20.7
2015 20.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97307692307692
2006 0.97704918032787
2007 0.99317406143345
2008 0.92957746478873
2009 0.98581560283688
2010 0.99440298507463
2011 0.975
2012 0.96958174904943
2013 0.94575045207957
2014 0.96509598603839
2015 0.95404411764706

Compare Powell Elementary Paideia Comm Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,070.0% 20.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 95.4%
 

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