Wentworth Elementary School



Wentworth Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wentworth Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 42
K 60
1 53
2 60
3 80
4 46
5 50
6 62
7 54
8 36
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wentworth Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 543 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wentworth Elementary School is the 557th largest public school in Illinois and the 18,095th largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 543
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.65
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,095th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 557th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,017th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 465th out of 2,415

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Wentworth Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 297
(55%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 246
(45%)
145,297
(49%)

Wentworth Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 535
(99%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 7
(1%)
136,960
(47%)
 White 1
(0%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
641
(0%)

Wentworth Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 543
(100%)
247,049
(84%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
308
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
46,387
(16%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Wentworth Elementary School is ranked 185th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wentworth Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) 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.

Wentworth Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 568
2006 500
2007 395
2008 428
2009 404
2010 364
2011 363
2012 321
2013 606
2014 558
2015 543

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 22.7
2007 18
2008 19.5
2009 19.2
2010 21.4
2011 24.2
2012 13.5
2013 13.5
2014 14.5
2015 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99471830985915
2006 0.998
2007 1.0050632911392
2008 0.97663551401869
2009 0.98019801980198
2010 0.98901098901099
2011 0.99173553719008
2012 0.93146417445483
2013 0.99339933993399
2014 0.98566308243728
2015 1

Compare Wentworth Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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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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