Walsh Elementary School



Walsh Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walsh Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 36
K 35
1 40
2 36
3 49
4 48
5 44
6 49
7 37
8 54
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walsh Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 428 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walsh Elementary School is the 1,062nd largest public school in Illinois and the 29,182nd largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 428
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.78
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,182nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,062nd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,281st out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,113th out of 2,415

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Walsh Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 231
(54%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 197
(46%)
145,297
(49%)

Walsh Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 368
(86%)
136,960
(47%)
 Black 42
(10%)
113,125
(39%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
3,538
(1%)
 White 7
(2%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Walsh Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 376
(88%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 52
(12%)
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, Walsh Elementary School is ranked 433rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walsh Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.9%) 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.

Walsh Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 544
2006 538
2007 533
2008 504
2009 484
2010 480
2011 499
2012 451
2013 448
2014 443
2015 428

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 18.6
2007 18.4
2008 16
2009 16.1
2010 19.2
2011 19.2
2012 15.7
2013 16.7
2014 15.5
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97977941176471
2006 0.9814126394052
2007 0.96810506566604
2008 0.94642857142857
2009 0.97314049586777
2010 0.9375
2011 0.92184368737475
2012 0.89578713968958
2013 0.92857142857143
2014 0.92099322799097
2015 0.8785046728972

Compare Walsh Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 87.9%
 

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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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