Myra Terwilliger Elementary School



Myra Terwilliger Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Myra Terwilliger Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 100
K 133
1 116
2 95
3 91
4 73
5 84
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Myra Terwilliger Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Gainesville, FL in the Alachua School District. It enrolls 692 students in grades 1st through 12th. Myra Terwilliger Elementary School is the 806th largest public school in Florida and the 8,029th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 692
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 48
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,029th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 806th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,130th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 820th out of 2,205

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Myra Terwilliger Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 354
(51%)
10,363
(51%)
 Female 338
(49%)
9,853
(49%)

Myra Terwilliger Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 382
(55%)
7,482
(37%)
 White 155
(22%)
8,937
(44%)
 Hispanic 81
(12%)
1,637
(8%)
 Two or More 62
(9%)
1,183
(6%)
 Asian 11
(2%)
911
(5%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
41
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
25
(0%)

Myra Terwilliger Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 521
(75%)
9,799
(48%)
 Not Eligible 118
(17%)
9,217
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(8%)
1,200
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Myra Terwilliger Elementary School is ranked 383rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Myra Terwilliger Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.9%) 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.

Myra Terwilliger Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 662
2006 570
2007 587
2008 526
2009 636
2010 649
2011 684
2012 692

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.9
2006 15.8
2007 15.2
2008 10.5
2009 13.8
2010 14.1
2011 14.2
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.72960725075529
2006 0.79122807017544
2007 0.79557069846678
2008 0.82509505703422
2009 0.86949685534591
2010 0.78274268104777
2011 0.80701754385965
2012 0.82947976878613

Compare Myra Terwilliger Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 82.9%
 

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Myra Terwilliger Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 692 14.4:1  
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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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