Banks School



Banks School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Banks School Students by Grade
PK 4
K 29
1 42
2 41
3 50
4 37
5 40
6 57
7 41
8 37
9 1
10 0
11 0
12 0

Banks School is a public elementary school located in Banks, AL in the Pike County School District. It enrolls 379 students in grades 1st through 12th. Banks School is the 523rd largest public school in Alabama and the 33,721st largest nationally. It has 13.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 379
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,721st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 523rd out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 333rd out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 496th out of 783

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Banks School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 192
(51%)
696
(52%)
 Female 187
(49%)
647
(48%)

Banks School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 249
(66%)
663
(49%)
 Black 104
(27%)
553
(41%)
 Two or More 15
(4%)
64
(5%)
 American Indian 7
(2%)
16
(1%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
45
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Banks School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 219
(58%)
917
(68%)
 Not Eligible 120
(32%)
333
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(11%)
93
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Banks School is ranked 439th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Banks School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.3%) is slightly higher than the state average of 60.8%. 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.

Banks School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 339
2006 341
2007 337
2008 338
2009 335
2010 352
2011 353
2012 379

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 15.5
2007 13.6
2008 14.4
2009 14.5
2010 13.5
2011 13.1
2012 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.72566371681416
2006 0.63929618768328
2007 0.6379821958457
2008 0.62721893491124
2009 0.68059701492537
2010 0.61363636363636
2011 0.65722379603399
2012 0.68337730870712

Compare Banks School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 68.3%
 

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Public PK - 09 379 13.1:1  
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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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