Westcott Elementary School



Westcott Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Westcott Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 50
K 31
1 42
2 40
3 53
4 36
5 28
6 32
7 41
8 34
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Westcott Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chicago, IL in the City of Chicago School District 299. It enrolls 387 students in grades 1st through 12th. Westcott Elementary School is the 1,272nd largest public school in Illinois and the 33,392nd largest nationally. It has 19.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 387
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,392nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,272nd out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,109th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,678th out of 2,415

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Westcott Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 201
(52%)
148,447
(51%)
 Female 186
(48%)
145,297
(49%)

Westcott Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 372
(96%)
113,125
(39%)
 Hispanic 13
(3%)
136,960
(47%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
641
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
3,538
(1%)
 White 0
(0%)
28,538
(10%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10,422
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
520
(0%)

Westcott Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 368
(95%)
247,049
(84%)
 Not Eligible 19
(5%)
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, Westcott Elementary School is ranked 453rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Westcott Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.1%) 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.

Westcott Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 572
2006 562
2007 499
2008 559
2009 531
2010 469
2011 411
2012 411
2013 413
2014 376
2015 387

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.6
2006 20.1
2007 20.8
2008 18.6
2009 18.3
2010 18.8
2011 20.6
2012 18.2
2013 20.6
2014 19.5
2015 19.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.79895104895105
2006 0.75266903914591
2007 0.77154308617234
2008 0.96779964221825
2009 0.9924670433145
2010 0.98294243070362
2011 0.98053527980535
2012 0.98540145985401
2013 0.98305084745763
2014 0.98404255319149
2015 0.95090439276486

Compare Westcott Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,930.0% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 95.1%
 

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