City Of Chicago 299 School District

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  • There are 586 public schools managed by City Of Chicago 299 School District serving 390,653 students in Chicago, IL. Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Illinois state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

City Of Chicago 299 School District

Overview

City Of Chicago 299 School District(IL) District Average
# of Students390,653 students552 students
City Of Chicago   299 School District Students Managed (1989-2015)
# of Teachers22,474 Teacher(s)53 Teacher(s)
City Of Chicago   299 School District Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:120:1
City Of Chicago   299 School District Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
# of Male Students193,718 students287 students
% Male Students
50%
51%
# of Female Students196,935 students287 students
% Female Students
50%
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

# of American Indian Students1,074 students9 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# of Asian Students14,103 students69 students
% Asian Students
4%
16%
# of Hispanic Students178,983 students358 students
% Hispanic Students
46%
48%
# of Black Students153,703 students286 students
% Black Students
39%
45%
# of White Students37,392 students130 students
% White Students
10%
32%
# of Hawaiian Students624 students9 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
2%
# of Two or more races Students4,774 students30 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
5%
City Of Chicago   299 School District All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.630.46
City Of Chicago   299 School District Diversity Score (1989-2015)

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2162571
# of Students in Kindergarten:2818078
# of Students in 1st Grade:3020182
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3050281
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3071380
# of Students in 4th Grade:2817977
# of Students in 5th Grade:2817175
# of Students in 6th Grade:2901477
# of Students in 7th Grade:2650070
# of Students in 8th Grade:2734971
# of Students in 9th Grade:29614148
# of Students in 10th Grade:30337145
# of Students in 11th Grade:25542133
# of Students in 12th Grade:24726139
# of Ungraded Students: - -
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Did You Know?
City Of Chicago 299 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.63, which is higher than the Illinois average of 0.31. The most diverse school in the district is Stem Magnet Academy Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Illinois or national school diversity statistics.