Perspectives Charter High School



Perspectives Charter High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Perspectives Charter High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 146
7 252
8 298
9 456
10 432
11 308
12 319

Perspectives Charter High School is a public high school of the City of Chicago School District 299 located in Chicago, IL. It has 2,211 students in grades 6th through 12th. Perspectives Charter High School is the 63rd largest public high school in Illinois and the 978th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 13.7 to 1.

Total Students: 2,211
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 160.93

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Perspectives Charter High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 1,169
(53%)
65,640
(51%)
 Male 1,042
(47%)
64,107
(49%)

Perspectives Charter High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 2,032
(92%)
57,299
(44%)
 Hispanic 123
(6%)
56,073
(43%)
 Two or More 32
(1%)
2,109
(2%)
 White 17
(1%)
9,422
(7%)
 Asian 6
(0%)
4,310
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
106
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
428
(0%)

Perspectives Charter High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 2,020
(91%)
104,849
(81%)
 Not Eligible 191
(9%)
20,391
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
4,507
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Perspectives Charter High School is ranked 15th out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Perspectives Charter High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 45.6%. 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.

Perspectives Charter High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 322
2006 624
2007 1070
2008 1659
2009 2189
2010 2226
2011 2322
2012 2211

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 14.1
2010 12.4
2011 15.1
2012 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006
2007
2008
2009
2010
2011 0.9031007751938
2012 0.91361374943464

Compare Perspectives Charter High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 91.4%
 

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