Sheridan Elementary Math & Science Academy



Sheridan Elementary Math & Science Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sheridan Elementary Math & Science Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 60
1 62
2 64
3 64
4 64
5 64
6 60
7 62
8 59
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sheridan Elementary Math & Science Academy is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 559 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sheridan Elementary Math & Science Academy is the 506th largest public school in Illinois and the 16,722nd largest nationally. It has 19.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 559
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.62
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,722nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 506th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,139th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 943rd out of 2,415

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Sheridan Elementary Math & Science Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 290
(52%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 269
(48%)
145,297
(49%)

Sheridan Elementary Math & Science Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 184
(33%)
10,422
(4%)
 White 132
(24%)
28,538
(10%)
 Hispanic 119
(21%)
136,960
(47%)
 Black 107
(19%)
113,125
(39%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
3,538
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Sheridan Elementary Math & Science Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 280
(50%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 279
(50%)
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, Sheridan Elementary Math & Science Academy is ranked 713th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sheridan Elementary Math & Science Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.1%) 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.

Sheridan Elementary Math & Science Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 468
2006 492
2007 489
2008 534
2009 543
2010 533
2011 536
2012 536
2013 544
2014 557
2015 559

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.7
2006 18.2
2007 18.1
2008 17.8
2009 18.1
2010 20.5
2011 19.1
2012 13.5
2013 18.8
2014 19.9
2015 19.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7457264957265
2006 0.72357723577236
2007 0.70347648261759
2008 0.67041198501873
2009 0.68139963167587
2010 0.68105065666041
2011 0.68097014925373
2012 0.55783582089552
2013 0.54595588235294
2014 0.57809694793537
2015 0.50089445438283

Compare Sheridan Elementary Math & Science Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,950.0% 19.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 50.1%
 
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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