Dixie Elementary School



Dixie Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dixie Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 10
K 36
1 27
2 19
3 18
4 22
5 37
6 36
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dixie Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Opelika, AL in the Russell County School District. It enrolls 205 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dixie Elementary School is the 731st largest public school in Alabama and the 47,841st largest nationally. It has 12.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 205
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 47,841st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 731st out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 235th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 734th out of 783

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Dixie Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 111
(54%)
985
(51%)
 Female 94
(46%)
931
(49%)

Dixie Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 148
(72%)
1,143
(60%)
 Black 50
(24%)
570
(30%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
98
(5%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
73
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
15
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
13
(1%)

Dixie Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 135
(66%)
1,131
(59%)
 Not Eligible 46
(22%)
554
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(12%)
231
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Dixie Elementary School is ranked 649th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dixie Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.6%) is 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.

Dixie Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 226
2006 218
2007 234
2008 234
2009 231
2010 211
2011 192
2012 205

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 12.9
2007 14.4
2008 14.1
2009 15
2010 12.2
2011 12.4
2012 12.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.72566371681416
2006 0.72477064220183
2007 0.78632478632479
2008 0.75641025641026
2009 0.80519480519481
2010 0.74881516587678
2011 0.80729166666667
2012 0.77560975609756

Compare Dixie Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,240.0% 12.4:1
 
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 77.6%
 

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Dixie Elementary School
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Public KG - 06 205 12.4:1  
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Public 05 - 09 680 15.5:1 9 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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