Plainview School



Plainview School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Plainview School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 87
1 75
2 77
3 79
4 75
5 96
6 90
7 98
8 94
9 90
10 87
11 64
12 85

Plainview School is a public elementary school located in Rainsville, AL in the Dekalb County School District. It enrolls 1,097 students in grades 1st through 12th. Plainview School is the 11th largest public school in Alabama and the 721st largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,097
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 75.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 721st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 11th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 515th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 16th out of 783

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Plainview School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 596
(54%)
4,537
(52%)
 Female 501
(46%)
4,182
(48%)

Plainview School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 877
(80%)
5,426
(62%)
 Hispanic 115
(10%)
2,157
(25%)
 American Indian 90
(8%)
1,017
(12%)
 Black 8
(1%)
85
(1%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
26
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Plainview School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 540
(49%)
5,517
(63%)
 Not Eligible 443
(40%)
2,449
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 114
(10%)
753
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Plainview School is ranked 22nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Plainview School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.6%) is slightly 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.

Plainview School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1256
2006 1284
2007 1291
2008 1267
2009 1239
2010 1206
2011 1096
2012 1097

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 17.1
2007 16.8
2008 15.9
2009 16
2010 N/A
2011 13.7
2012 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4609872611465
2006 0.48286604361371
2007 0.46243222308288
2008 0.4869771112865
2009 0.51977401129944
2010 0.53814262023217
2011 0.55748175182482
2012 0.59617137648131

Compare Plainview School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 59.6%
 
State Average 60.8%
 

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Plainview School
Rainsville, AL
Public KG - 12 1,097 14.5:1  
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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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