Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School



Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 6
K 155
1 128
2 87
3 106
4 88
5 87
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fort Myers, FL in the Lee School District. It enrolls 657 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School is the 919th largest public school in Florida and the 9,729th largest nationally. It has 12.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 657
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 51
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,729th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 919th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 495th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 657th out of 2,205

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Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 355
(54%)
31,800
(52%)
 Female 302
(46%)
29,739
(48%)

Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 320
(49%)
9,391
(15%)
 Hispanic 219
(33%)
22,097
(36%)
 White 85
(13%)
27,366
(44%)
 Two or More 28
(4%)
1,534
(2%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
981
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
58
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
112
(0%)

Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 586
(89%)
37,390
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(6%)
4,637
(8%)
 Not Eligible 33
(5%)
19,512
(32%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School is ranked 274th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.0%) 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.

Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 652
2006 728
2007 623
2008 581
2009 572
2010 650
2011 645
2012 657

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.6
2006 14.9
2007 12.3
2008 12
2009 13.1
2010 14.1
2011 12.8
2012 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76533742331288
2006 0.82967032967033
2007 0.82664526484751
2008 0.9328743545611
2009 0.98426573426573
2010 0.93538461538462
2011 0.93643410852713
2012 0.94977168949772

Compare Ray V. Pottorf Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
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 95.0%
 

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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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