Schurz High School



Schurz High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Schurz High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 727
10 623
11 568
12 438

Schurz High School is a public high school of the City of Chicago School District 299 located in Chicago, IL. It has 2,356 students in grades 9th through 12th. Schurz High School is the 57th largest public high school in Illinois and the 774th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.0 to 1.

Total Students: 2,356
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 168.85

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Schurz High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 1,273
(54%)
64,107
(49%)
 Female 1,083
(46%)
65,640
(51%)

Schurz High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,919
(81%)
56,073
(43%)
 Black 199
(8%)
57,299
(44%)
 White 138
(6%)
9,422
(7%)
 Two or More 56
(2%)
2,109
(2%)
 Asian 26
(1%)
4,310
(3%)
 American Indian 14
(1%)
428
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
106
(0%)

Schurz High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 2,021
(86%)
104,849
(81%)
 Not Eligible 184
(8%)
20,391
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 151
(6%)
4,507
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Schurz High School is ranked 12th out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Schurz High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.2%) 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.

Schurz High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2359
2006 2237
2007 1977
2008 2361
2009 2192
2010 2233
2011 2339
2012 2356

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 20.3
2007 17.2
2008 18.4
2009 16.4
2010 16.4
2011 16.9
2012 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.80627384484951
2006 0.79928475637014
2007 0.93424380374305
2008 0.80389665396019
2009 0.89507299270073
2010 0.93416927899687
2011 0.92860196665242
2012 0.92190152801358

Compare Schurz High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 92.2%
 

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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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