Maude Saunders Elementary School



Maude Saunders Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Maude Saunders Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 127
1 103
2 108
3 111
4 95
5 101
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Maude Saunders Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Defuniak Springs, FL in the Walton School District. It enrolls 645 students in grades 1st through 12th. Maude Saunders Elementary School is the 965th largest public school in Florida and the 10,434th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 645
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 46
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,434th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 965th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 934th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 925th out of 2,205

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Maude Saunders Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 339
(53%)
3,202
(52%)
 Female 306
(47%)
2,966
(48%)

Maude Saunders Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 423
(66%)
4,800
(78%)
 Black 118
(18%)
435
(7%)
 Hispanic 53
(8%)
566
(9%)
 Two or More 43
(7%)
295
(5%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
53
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
16
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Maude Saunders Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 481
(75%)
2,866
(46%)
 Not Eligible 109
(17%)
2,835
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 55
(9%)
467
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Maude Saunders Elementary School is ranked 488th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Maude Saunders Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.1%) is 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.

Maude Saunders Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 717
2006 730
2007 745
2008 648
2009 619
2010 651
2011 594
2012 645

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 14.6
2007 13.5
2008 11.2
2009 12.4
2010 13.4
2011 12.6
2012 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73361227336123
2006 0.73698630136986
2007 0.70738255033557
2008 0.79938271604938
2009 0.84975767366721
2010 0.83717357910906
2011 0.83164983164983
2012 0.83100775193798

Compare Maude Saunders Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 83.1%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Maude Saunders Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 645 14:1  
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Public PK - 05 644 15.3:1 2 miles
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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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