Thomas Elementary School



Thomas Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thomas Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 76
K 52
1 42
2 45
3 33
4 28
5 36
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Thomas Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Washington, DC in the District of Columbia Public Schools. It enrolls 312 students in grades 1st through 12th. Thomas Elementary School is the 76th largest public school in District of Columbia and the 40,170th largest nationally. It has 12.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 312
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.5

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Thomas Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 156
(50%)
17,502
(51%)
 Female 156
(50%)
16,727
(49%)

Thomas Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 303
(97%)
22,264
(65%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
6,187
(18%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
597
(2%)
 White 2
(1%)
4,441
(13%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
689
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
30
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
21
(0%)

Thomas Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 213
(68%)
17,962
(52%)
 Not Eligible 99
(32%)
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, Thomas Elementary School is ranked 54th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomas Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.3%) 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.

Thomas Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 342
2006 332
2007 299
2008 239
2009 250
2010 236
2011 238
2012 312

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 12.3
2007 74.8
2008 9.2
2009 10.4
2010 13.1
2011 14
2012 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65204678362573
2006 0.59939759036145
2007 0.77257525083612
2008 0.91213389121339
2009 0.864
2010 0.91525423728814
2011 0.61344537815126
2012 0.68269230769231

Compare Thomas Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,143.2% 11.4:1
 
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 68.3%
 

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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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