Bowling Green Elementary School



Bowling Green Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bowling Green Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 1
K 78
1 71
2 77
3 71
4 73
5 77
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bowling Green Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bowling Green, FL in the Hardee School District. It enrolls 448 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bowling Green Elementary School is the 1,636th largest public school in Florida and the 26,670th largest nationally. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 448
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,670th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,636th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 758th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,601st out of 2,205

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Bowling Green Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 237
(53%)
1,925
(51%)
 Female 211
(47%)
1,842
(49%)

Bowling Green Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 337
(75%)
2,258
(60%)
 White 84
(19%)
1,177
(31%)
 Black 20
(4%)
207
(5%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
63
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
20
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
40
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Bowling Green Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 379
(85%)
2,905
(77%)
 Not Eligible 45
(10%)
688
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(5%)
174
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Bowling Green Elementary School is ranked 1,008th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bowling Green Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Bowling Green Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 615
2006 409
2007 404
2008 416
2009 447
2010 475
2011 450
2012 448

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 14.1
2007 13.9
2008 13.6
2009 14.9
2010 15.3
2011 14.1
2012 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83089430894309
2006 0.84841075794621
2007 0.88861386138614
2008 0.92788461538462
2009 0.92170022371365
2010 0.92631578947368
2011 0.90666666666667
2012 0.89955357142857

Compare Bowling Green Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 90.0%
 

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Public PK - 05 448 13.6:1  
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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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