Thomson Elementary School



Thomson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thomson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 66
K 37
1 39
2 34
3 36
4 46
5 42
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Thomson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Washington, DC in the District of Columbia Public Schools. It enrolls 300 students in grades 1st through 12th. Thomson Elementary School is the 80th largest public school in District of Columbia and the 41,216th largest nationally. It has 10.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 300
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 29

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Thomson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 159
(53%)
17,502
(51%)
 Female 141
(47%)
16,727
(49%)

Thomson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 166
(55%)
6,187
(18%)
 Asian 68
(23%)
689
(2%)
 Black 58
(19%)
22,264
(65%)
 White 4
(1%)
4,441
(13%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
597
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
21
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
30
(0%)

Thomson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 187
(62%)
15,901
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 113
(38%)
17,962
(52%)
 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, Thomson Elementary School is ranked 104th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Thomson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 293
2006 343
2007 414
2008 352
2009 398
2010 373
2011 329
2012 300

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.9
2006 13.7
2007 34.5
2008 10.4
2009 10.2
2010 10.1
2011 9.7
2012 10.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70648464163823
2006 0.76967930029155
2007 0.61594202898551
2008 0.71590909090909
2009 0.80653266331658
2010 0.99195710455764
2011 0.75987841945289
2012 0.37666666666667

Compare Thomson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,030.0% 10.3:1
 
1,143.2% 11.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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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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