Youth Connections Charter High School



Youth Connections Charter High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Youth Connections Charter 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 0
10 1835
11 998
12 930

Youth Connections Charter High School is a public high school of the City of Chicago School District 299 located in Chicago, IL. It has 3,763 students in grades 9th through 12th. Youth Connections Charter High School is the 10th largest public high school in Illinois and the 62nd largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 14.2 to 1.

Total Students: 3,763
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 264.55

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Youth Connections Charter High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 1,959
(52%)
65,640
(51%)
 Male 1,804
(48%)
64,107
(49%)

Youth Connections Charter High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 2,762
(73%)
57,299
(44%)
 Hispanic 895
(24%)
56,073
(43%)
 White 55
(1%)
9,422
(7%)
 Two or More 35
(1%)
2,109
(2%)
 Asian 9
(0%)
4,310
(3%)
 American Indian 5
(0%)
428
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
106
(0%)

Youth Connections Charter High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 3,255
(87%)
104,849
(81%)
 Not Eligible 312
(8%)
20,391
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 196
(5%)
4,507
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Youth Connections Charter High School is ranked 4th out of 0 ranked schools in Illinois, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Youth Connections Charter High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.7%) 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.

Youth Connections Charter High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2478
2006 2788
2007 2801
2008 3370
2009 3428
2010 3522
2011 3993
2012 3763

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 18.6
2010 16.5
2011 16.3
2012 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2183212267958
2006 0.28550932568149
2007 0.35594430560514
2008 0.99940652818991
2009 0.76400233372229
2010 0.79670641680863
2011 0.93563736538943
2012 0.91708743024183

Compare Youth Connections Charter High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,242.9% 12.4:1
 
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 45.6%
 
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 91.7%
 

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