Roger B Chaffee Elementary School



Roger B Chaffee Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Roger B Chaffee Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 74
1 62
2 75
3 59
4 51
5 60
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Roger B Chaffee Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Huntsville, AL in the Huntsville City School District. It enrolls 399 students in grades 1st through 12th. Roger B Chaffee Elementary School is the 496th largest public school in Alabama and the 31,712th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 399
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,712th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 496th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 580th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 560th out of 783

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Roger B Chaffee Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 207
(52%)
8,170
(49%)
 Male 192
(48%)
8,581
(51%)

Roger B Chaffee Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 285
(71%)
7,439
(44%)
 Black 74
(19%)
7,011
(42%)
 Two or More 15
(4%)
516
(3%)
 Hispanic 13
(3%)
1,311
(8%)
 Asian 7
(2%)
341
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
58
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
75
(0%)

Roger B Chaffee Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 257
(64%)
7,954
(47%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 117
(29%)
8,119
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(6%)
678
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Roger B Chaffee Elementary School is ranked 679th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Roger B Chaffee Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.6%) is significantly lower than the state average of 60.8%. 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.

Roger B Chaffee Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 270
2006 298
2007 290
2008 350
2009 333
2010 329
2011 359
2012 399

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 13.9
2007 13.3
2008 14.8
2009 14.6
2010 15.5
2011 15.2
2012 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22962962962963
2006 0.20805369127517
2007 0.26206896551724
2008 0.3
2009 0.33633633633634
2010 0.28571428571429
2011 0.35097493036212
2012 0.35588972431078

Compare Roger B Chaffee Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 

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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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