Pendergast Elementary School



Pendergast Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pendergast Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 57
1 80
2 83
3 73
4 91
5 98
6 69
7 74
8 111
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pendergast Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Pendergast Elementary School District. It enrolls 736 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pendergast Elementary School is the 258th largest public school in Arizona and the 6,152nd largest nationally. It has 24.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 736
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,152nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 258th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 917th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 509th out of 948

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Pendergast Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 387
(53%)
5,082
(52%)
 Female 349
(47%)
4,669
(48%)

Pendergast Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 623
(85%)
6,760
(69%)
 White 48
(7%)
1,575
(16%)
 Black 41
(6%)
814
(8%)
 American Indian 13
(2%)
139
(1%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
240
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
209
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
14
(0%)

Pendergast Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 479
(65%)
5,688
(58%)
 Not Eligible 214
(29%)
3,187
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(6%)
876
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Pendergast Elementary School is ranked 173rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pendergast Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.9%) 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.

Pendergast Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 891
2006 648
2007 614
2008 592
2009 571
2010 533
2011 656
2012 736

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.6
2006 17.8
2007 17.5
2008 15.7
2009 20.6
2010 20
2011 20
2012 24.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81032547699214
2006 0.80246913580247
2007 0.87622149837134
2008 0.79054054054054
2009 0.81961471103327
2010 0.99437148217636
2011 0.99542682926829
2012 0.70923913043478

Compare Pendergast Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
2,490.0% 24.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 70.9%
 

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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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