Donald Elementary School



Donald Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Donald Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 43
1 46
2 41
3 54
4 46
5 49
6 49
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Donald Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fairfield, AL in the Fairfield City School District. It enrolls 328 students in grades 1st through 12th. Donald Elementary School is the 588th largest public school in Alabama and the 38,723rd largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 328
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,723rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 588th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 568th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 634th out of 783

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Donald Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 169
(52%)
588
(50%)
 Male 159
(48%)
594
(50%)

Donald Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 317
(97%)
1,159
(98%)
 Hispanic 9
(3%)
10
(1%)
 White 2
(1%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
6
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Donald Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 299
(91%)
1,044
(88%)
 Not Eligible 26
(8%)
99
(8%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
39
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Donald Elementary School is ranked 366th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Donald Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.1%) is significantly 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.

Donald Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 338
2006 357
2007 284
2008 331
2009 303
2010 293
2011 284
2012 328

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.5
2006 13.7
2007 11.6
2008 14.6
2009 14.4
2010 18.3
2011 17.8
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.94378698224852
2006 0.93557422969188
2007 0.98591549295775
2008 0.9607250755287
2009 0.96039603960396
2010 0.91126279863481
2011 0.92253521126761
2012 0.92073170731707

Compare Donald Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 92.1%
 

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Donald Elementary School
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Public KG - 06 328 14.9:1  
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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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