Bridge Elementary School

  • Bridge Elementary School serves 1,057 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Bridge Elementary School operates within the City Of Chicago 299 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1057 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students1,057 students
Bridge Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Bridge Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers54 teachers
Bridge Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeBridge Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio20:116:1
Bridge Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
3%
5%
Bridge Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
48%
25%
Bridge Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
1%
17%
Bridge Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
47%
49%
Bridge Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Bridge Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Bridge Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsBridge Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.550.31
Bridge Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
78%
52%
Bridge Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
2%
Bridge Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

  • City Of Chicago 299 School District's student population of 390,653 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,867 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,522 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameCity Of Chicago 299 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
586
3
Number of Students Managed390,653753
City Of Chicago 299 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$5,104 MM$11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$5,363 MM$11 MM
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$12,867$11,118
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$13,522$11,218
City Of Chicago 299 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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