Wadsworth Elementary School



Wadsworth Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wadsworth Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 63
K 44
1 59
2 49
3 76
4 51
5 50
6 52
7 53
8 42
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wadsworth Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 539 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wadsworth Elementary School is the 572nd largest public school in Illinois and the 18,422nd largest nationally. It has 18.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 539
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,422nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 572nd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,924th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 860th out of 2,415

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Wadsworth Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 277
(51%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 262
(49%)
145,297
(49%)

Wadsworth Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 533
(99%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
136,960
(47%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 White 1
(0%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Wadsworth Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 527
(98%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 12
(2%)
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, Wadsworth Elementary School is ranked 195th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wadsworth Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.8%) 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.

Wadsworth Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 373
2006 360
2007 359
2008 357
2009 286
2010 318
2011 276
2012 248
2013 519
2014 537
2015 539

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.4
2006 22.5
2007 21.1
2008 17
2009 16.8
2010 22.7
2011 21.2
2012 33.9
2013 15.3
2014 17.5
2015 18.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99731903485255
2006 1
2007 1.0139275766017
2008 0.99159663865546
2009 0.98951048951049
2010 0.99056603773585
2011 0.98188405797101
2012 0.97983870967742
2013 0.95568400770713
2014 0.98882681564246
2015 0.97773654916512

Compare Wadsworth Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,830.0% 18.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 97.8%
 

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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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