Ryerson Elementary School



Ryerson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ryerson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 33
K 41
1 24
2 36
3 45
4 38
5 37
6 48
7 42
8 46
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ryerson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 390 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ryerson Elementary School is the 1,273rd largest public school in Illinois and the 32,646th largest nationally. It has 12.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 390
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.48
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,646th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,273rd out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 810th out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 966th out of 2,345

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Ryerson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 214
(55%)
150,004
(50%)
 Female 176
(45%)
147,201
(50%)

Ryerson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 381
(98%)
117,242
(39%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
136,780
(46%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1,030
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9,613
(3%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
4,546
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
434
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
27,560
(9%)

Ryerson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 387
(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, Ryerson Elementary School is ranked 414th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ryerson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.2%) 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.

Ryerson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 543
2006 514
2007 586
2008 517
2009 514
2010 463
2011 443
2012 390

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 23.4
2007 20.2
2008 17
2009 20.6
2010 20.1
2011 20.1
2012 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 1.0018416206262
2006 0.99805447470817
2007 1.0034129692833
2008 0.9825918762089
2009 0.99416342412451
2010 0.99352051835853
2011 0.99322799097065
2012 0.99230769230769

Compare Ryerson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
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 99.2%
 

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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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