Dequeen Elementary School



Dequeen Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dequeen Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 186
4 184
5 185
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dequeen Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dequeen, AR in the Dequeen School District. It enrolls 555 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dequeen Elementary School is the 123rd largest public school in Arkansas and the 16,670th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 555
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.63
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,670th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 123rd out of 555
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 172nd out of 555
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 66th out of 555

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Dequeen Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 296
(53%)
798
(51%)
 Female 259
(47%)
781
(49%)

Dequeen Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 370
(67%)
968
(61%)
 White 151
(27%)
505
(32%)
 Black 12
(2%)
49
(3%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
21
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
23
(1%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
7
(0%)

Dequeen Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 388
(70%)
1,097
(69%)
 Not Eligible 129
(23%)
395
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(7%)
87
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 555 ranked schools in Arkansas, Dequeen Elementary School is ranked 78th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dequeen Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.8%) is higher than the state average of 65.0%. 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.

Dequeen Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 488
2006 515
2007 516
2008 505
2009 522
2010 537
2011 572
2012 555

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.1
2006 14.3
2007 13.9
2008 14.9
2009 16.1
2010 13.9
2011 14.9
2012 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76024590163934
2006 0.79029126213592
2007 0.77519379844961
2008 0.78217821782178
2009 0.78735632183908
2010 0.80260707635009
2011 0.78846153846154
2012 0.76756756756757

Compare Dequeen Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,441.1% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 65.0%
 
This School 76.8%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Dequeen Elementary School
Dequeen, AR
Public 03 - 05 555 14:1  
Dequeen Primary
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Public KG - 02 573 13.8:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 06 298 15.1:1 21 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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