Palo Verde Elementary School



Palo Verde Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palo Verde Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 6
K 52
1 49
2 45
3 47
4 40
5 47
6 35
7 50
8 59
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Palo Verde Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Palo Verde, AZ in the Palo Verde Elementary School District. It enrolls 430 students in grades 1st through 12th. Palo Verde Elementary School is the 753rd largest public school in Arizona and the 28,529th largest nationally. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 430
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,529th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 753rd out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 383rd out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 671st out of 948

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Palo Verde Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 244
(57%)
244
(57%)
 Female 186
(43%)
186
(43%)

Palo Verde Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 244
(57%)
244
(57%)
 White 162
(38%)
162
(38%)
 Black 17
(4%)
17
(4%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
6
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Palo Verde Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 268
(62%)
268
(62%)
 Not Eligible 112
(26%)
112
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(12%)
50
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Palo Verde Elementary School is ranked 421st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palo Verde Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.0%) is higher than the state average of 55.6%. 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.

Palo Verde Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 394
2006 412
2007 449
2008 452
2009 499
2010 490
2011 445
2012 430

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.5
2006 19.6
2007 20.4
2008 16.7
2009 20.8
2010 18.4
2011 17.3
2012 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.13451776649746
2006 0.61893203883495
2007 0.61692650334076
2008 0.61283185840708
2009 0.65531062124248
2010 0.68775510204082
2011 0.69438202247191
2012 0.73953488372093

Compare Palo Verde Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 74.0%
 

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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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