King Elementary School



King Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

King Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 40
K 88
1 87
2 66
3 85
4 80
5 89
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

King Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Van Buren, AR in the Van Buren School District. It enrolls 535 students in grades 1st through 12th. King Elementary School is the 137th largest public school in Arkansas and the 18,347th largest nationally. It has 18.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 535
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.81
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,347th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 137th out of 555
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 511th out of 555
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 236th out of 555

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King Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 274
(51%)
2,124
(51%)
 Female 261
(49%)
2,079
(49%)

King Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 308
(58%)
3,009
(72%)
 Hispanic 164
(31%)
670
(16%)
 Two or More 30
(6%)
237
(6%)
 Asian 18
(3%)
112
(3%)
 Black 11
(2%)
106
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
60
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
9
(0%)

King Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 378
(71%)
2,217
(53%)
 Not Eligible 94
(18%)
1,503
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 63
(12%)
483
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 555 ranked schools in Arkansas, King Elementary School is ranked 69th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of King Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.4%) 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.

King Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 321
2006 313
2007 325
2008 321
2009 287
2010 269
2011 397
2012 535

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 11.6
2007 16.2
2008 18.9
2009 15.6
2010 16.3
2011 17.8
2012 18.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43613707165109
2006 0.46964856230032
2007 0.52615384615385
2008 0.61993769470405
2009 0.70383275261324
2010 0.7360594795539
2011 0.77581863979849
2012 0.82429906542056

Compare King Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,441.1% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,860.0% 18.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 65.0%
 
This School 82.4%
 

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King Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 535 18.6:1  
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Public KG - 06 439 14.5:1 3 miles
Rena Elementary School
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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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