K-2 Primary

Infographic: The Value of Financial Literacy

Students who learn financial literacy skills gain knowledge that will yield returns well into their future.

Infographic showing American spending habits. With nearly 20 percent of Americans living beyond their means, education about personal finance is critical. Research indicates that teaching finance to students yields greater money-management skills that car
Credit: Illustrations by Jude Buffum
School Snapshot

Ariel Community Academy

Grades K-8 | Chicago, IL
Enrollment
521 | Public, Urban
Per Pupil Expenditures
$8,837 School$13,078 District$11,537 State
Free / Reduced Lunch
87%
DEMOGRAPHICS:
98% Black
2% Hispanic
1% English-language learners 11% Special Needs
Data is from the 2010-11 academic year.


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