Paul Banks Elementary



Paul Banks Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Paul Banks Elementary Students by Grade
PK 23
K 53
1 58
2 57
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Paul Banks Elementary is a public elementary school located in Homer, AK in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District. It enrolls 191 students in grades 1st through 12th. Paul Banks Elementary is the 166th largest public school in Alaska and the 48,559th largest nationally. It has 12.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 191
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 48,559th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alaska: 166th out of 383
Student/Teacher Rank in Alaska: 151st out of 381
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alaska: 142nd out of 381

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Paul Banks Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 103
(54%)
3,164
(51%)
 Female 88
(46%)
3,080
(49%)

Paul Banks Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 158
(83%)
4,693
(75%)
 Two or More 16
(8%)
511
(8%)
 American Indian 7
(4%)
714
(11%)
 Hispanic 6
(3%)
216
(3%)
 Asian 3
(2%)
58
(1%)
 Black 1
(1%)
23
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
29
(0%)

Paul Banks Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 101
(53%)
4,103
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 66
(35%)
1,696
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(13%)
445
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 307 ranked schools in Alaska, Paul Banks Elementary is ranked 164th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Paul Banks Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 51.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Paul Banks Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 225
2006 212
2007 227
2008 217
2009 233
2010 188
2011 169
2012 191

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 14.9
2007 16.1
2008 13.5
2009 14.6
2010 11.8
2011 10.6
2012 12.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.47111111111111
2006 0.45283018867925
2007 0.45374449339207
2008 0.48847926267281
2009 0.49785407725322
2010 0.53723404255319
2011 0.5207100591716
2012 0.47120418848168

Compare Paul Banks Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,260.0% 12.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,626.9% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 47.1%
 
State Average 51.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Paul Banks Elementary
Homer, AK
Public PK - 02 191 12.6:1  
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Homer, AK
Public 03 - 06 229 14.3:1 3 miles
Fireweed Academy
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Public KG - 06 111 13.9:1 3 miles
Kachemak Selo School
Fritz Creek, AK
Public PK - 12 64 9.2:1 10 miles
Mcneil Canyon Elementary
Homer, AK
Public KG - 06 137 12.6:1 11 miles
Nikolaevsk School
Nikolaevsk, AK
Public PK - 12 70 11.1:1 12 miles
Chapman School
Anchor Point, AK
Public PK - 08 117 9.5:1 15 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current 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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