Rock Island Elementary School



Rock Island Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rock Island Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 30
K 97
1 94
2 102
3 103
4 83
5 103
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rock Island Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fort Lauderdale, FL in the Broward School District. It enrolls 612 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rock Island Elementary School is the 1,108th largest public school in Florida and the 12,489th largest nationally. It has 17.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 612
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 35
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,489th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,108th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 2,088th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,507th out of 2,205

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Rock Island Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 317
(52%)
88,893
(48%)
 Male 295
(48%)
95,693
(52%)

Rock Island Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 576
(94%)
73,516
(40%)
 Hispanic 18
(3%)
53,843
(29%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
5,156
(3%)
 White 6
(1%)
44,989
(24%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
6,342
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
559
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
181
(0%)

Rock Island Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 567
(93%)
94,802
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(5%)
14,546
(8%)
 Not Eligible 13
(2%)
75,238
(41%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Rock Island Elementary School is ranked 333rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rock Island Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.9%) 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.

Rock Island Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 660
2006 593
2007 614
2008 640
2009 648
2010 681
2011 659
2012 612

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 15.6
2007 14.6
2008 12.9
2009 16.2
2010 17.5
2011 18
2012 17.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86060606060606
2006 0.84654300168634
2007 0.9413680781759
2008 0.9359375
2009 0.93364197530864
2010 0.93979441997063
2011 0.95751138088012
2012 0.97875816993464

Compare Rock Island Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,750.0% 17.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 97.9%
 

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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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