Tara Elementary School



Tara Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tara Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 29
K 88
1 89
2 105
3 94
4 82
5 84
6 28
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Tara Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bradenton, FL in the Manatee School District. It enrolls 599 students in grades 1st through 12th. Tara Elementary School is the 1,174th largest public school in Florida and the 13,352nd largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 599
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 41
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,352nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,174th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,240th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,205th out of 2,205

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Tara Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 302
(50%)
17,926
(51%)
 Female 297
(50%)
17,122
(49%)

Tara Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 321
(54%)
17,085
(49%)
 Hispanic 172
(29%)
11,183
(32%)
 Black 45
(8%)
5,040
(14%)
 Asian 42
(7%)
581
(2%)
 Two or More 19
(3%)
1,082
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
23
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
54
(0%)

Tara Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 297
(50%)
14,862
(42%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 268
(45%)
18,084
(52%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(6%)
2,102
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Tara Elementary School is ranked 1,377th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Tara Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.4%) is slightly lower than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Tara Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 835
2006 790
2007 737
2008 669
2009 611
2010 623
2011 626
2012 599

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.4
2006 15.5
2007 15.7
2008 15.1
2009 15.3
2010 15.7
2011 15.3
2012 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.35209580838323
2006 0.35822784810127
2007 0.40841248303935
2008 0.43497757847534
2009 0.4746317512275
2010 0.45585874799358
2011 0.48242811501597
2012 0.50417362270451

Compare Tara Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 50.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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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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