Ketcham Elementary School



Ketcham Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ketcham Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 71
K 47
1 32
2 20
3 40
4 29
5 21
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ketcham Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Washington, DC in the District of Columbia Public Schools. It enrolls 260 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ketcham Elementary School is the 98th largest public school in District of Columbia and the 44,425th largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 260
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 15

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Ketcham Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 135
(52%)
16,727
(49%)
 Male 125
(48%)
17,502
(51%)

Ketcham Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 258
(99%)
22,264
(65%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
689
(2%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
6,187
(18%)
 White 0
(0%)
4,441
(13%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
597
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
30
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
21
(0%)

Ketcham Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 206
(79%)
17,962
(52%)
 Not Eligible 54
(21%)
15,901
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
366
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 133 ranked schools in District of Columbia, Ketcham Elementary School is ranked 57th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ketcham Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.2%) is 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.

Ketcham Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 358
2006 340
2007 344
2008 282
2009 259
2010 255
2011 257
2012 260

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.8
2006 10
2007 31.3
2008 N/A
2009 13
2010 14.2
2011 13.5
2012 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81843575418994
2006 0.93529411764706
2007 0.81104651162791
2008 0.92553191489362
2009 0.88803088803089
2010 0.90196078431373
2011 0.73540856031128
2012 0.79230769230769

Compare Ketcham Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,143.2% 11.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 79.2%
 

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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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