Shoesmith Elementary School



Shoesmith Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Shoesmith Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 37
1 48
2 43
3 65
4 48
5 55
6 48
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Shoesmith Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 344 students in grades 1st through 12th. Shoesmith Elementary School is the 1,529th largest public school in Illinois and the 37,610th largest nationally. It has 20.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 344
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.82
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,610th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,529th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,253rd out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,935th out of 2,415

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Shoesmith Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 184
(53%)
145,297
(49%)
 Male 160
(47%)
148,447
(51%)

Shoesmith Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 323
(94%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 12
(3%)
136,960
(47%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
10,422
(4%)
 White 3
(1%)
28,538
(10%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
641
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)

Shoesmith Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 290
(84%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 54
(16%)
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, Shoesmith Elementary School is ranked 684th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Shoesmith Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.3%) 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.

Shoesmith Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 352
2006 352
2007 357
2008 348
2009 379
2010 338
2011 330
2012 340
2013 342
2014 341
2015 344

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 22
2007 19.8
2008 18.3
2009 19.9
2010 19.9
2011 19.4
2012 19.2
2013 17.5
2014 19.1
2015 20.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84943181818182
2006 0.88068181818182
2007 0.90196078431373
2008 0.83620689655172
2009 0.89973614775726
2010 0.92899408284024
2011 0.92727272727273
2012 0.91176470588235
2013 0.85380116959064
2014 0.88856304985337
2015 0.84302325581395

Compare Shoesmith Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,050.0% 20.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 84.3%
 

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