Desert Marigold School



Desert Marigold School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desert Marigold School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 35
1 28
2 28
3 27
4 25
5 27
6 27
7 27
8 27
9 17
10 13
11 10
12 10

Desert Marigold School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Valley of the Sun Waldorf Education Association Dba Desert School District. It enrolls 301 students in grades 1st through 12th. Desert Marigold School is the 935th largest public school in Arizona and the 41,134th largest nationally.

Total Students: 301
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Desert Marigold School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 166
(55%)
166
(55%)
 Male 135
(45%)
135
(45%)

Desert Marigold School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 225
(75%)
225
(75%)
 Hispanic 36
(12%)
36
(12%)
 Black 14
(5%)
14
(5%)
 Two or More 12
(4%)
12
(4%)
 Asian 8
(3%)
8
(3%)
 American Indian 6
(2%)
6
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Desert Marigold School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 228
(76%)
228
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 51
(17%)
51
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(7%)
22
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Desert Marigold School is ranked 910th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Desert Marigold School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (24.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 55.6%. 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.

Desert Marigold School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 195
2006 188
2007 174
2008 198
2009 221
2010 246
2011 277
2012 301

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.074468085106383
2007 0.086206896551724
2008 0.14141414141414
2009 0.17194570135747
2010 N/A
2011 0.22382671480144
2012 0.24252491694352

Compare Desert Marigold School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 24.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 

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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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