Bancroft Elementary School



Bancroft Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bancroft Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 102
K 72
1 67
2 55
3 73
4 46
5 58
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bancroft Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Washington, DC in the District of Columbia Public Schools. It enrolls 473 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bancroft Elementary School is the 24th largest public school in District of Columbia and the 24,096th largest nationally. It has 10.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 473
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.5

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Bancroft Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 243
(51%)
16,727
(49%)
 Male 230
(49%)
17,502
(51%)

Bancroft Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 348
(74%)
6,187
(18%)
 White 48
(10%)
4,441
(13%)
 Black 38
(8%)
22,264
(65%)
 Asian 32
(7%)
689
(2%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
597
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
21
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
30
(0%)

Bancroft Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 296
(63%)
17,962
(52%)
 Not Eligible 133
(28%)
15,901
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(9%)
366
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 133 ranked schools in District of Columbia, Bancroft Elementary School is ranked 19th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bancroft Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Bancroft Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 409
2006 417
2007 469
2008 459
2009 443
2010 458
2011 463
2012 473

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 7.1
2006 8.7
2007 42.6
2008 11
2009 9.4
2010 10.7
2011 10.2
2012 10.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85574572127139
2006 0.82254196642686
2007 0.78678038379531
2008 0.80392156862745
2009 0.82844243792325
2010 0.80131004366812
2011 0.81209503239741
2012 0.71881606765328

Compare Bancroft Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,090.0% 10.9:1
 
1,143.2% 11.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 71.9%
 

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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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