Northwest Elementary School



Northwest Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwest Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 89
1 97
2 98
3 98
4 81
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 17

Northwest Elementary School is a public elementary school located in El Dorado, AR in the El Dorado School District. It enrolls 480 students in grades 1st through 12th. Northwest Elementary School is the 185th largest public school in Arkansas and the 23,411th largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 480
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.47
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,411th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 185th out of 555
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 412th out of 555
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 239th out of 555

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Northwest Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 243
(51%)
1,265
(51%)
 Female 237
(49%)
1,232
(49%)

Northwest Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 291
(61%)
995
(40%)
 Black 145
(30%)
1,229
(49%)
 Hispanic 34
(7%)
186
(7%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
62
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
22
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Northwest Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 227
(47%)
828
(33%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 213
(44%)
1,513
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(8%)
156
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 555 ranked schools in Arkansas, Northwest Elementary School is ranked 302nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northwest Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.7%) is lower than the state average of 65.0%. 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.

Northwest Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 361
2006 399
2007 423
2008 429
2009 432
2010 440
2011 450
2012 480

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 13.8
2007 14.1
2008 14.8
2009 15.1
2010 14.3
2011 16.3
2012 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68421052631579
2006 0.75187969924812
2007 0.69503546099291
2008 0.66899766899767
2009 0.63657407407407
2010 0.56363636363636
2011 0.51111111111111
2012 0.52708333333333

Compare Northwest Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,441.1% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 52.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 65.0%
 

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Public KG - 04 480 16.9:1  
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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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