Air Base Elementary School



Air Base Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Air Base Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 73
K 99
1 108
2 119
3 111
4 115
5 118
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Air Base Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Homestead, FL in the Dade School District. It enrolls 743 students in grades 1st through 12th. Air Base Elementary School is the 644th largest public school in Florida and the 5,893rd largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 743
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,893rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 644th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,551st out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 753rd out of 2,205

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Air Base Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 389
(52%)
121,259
(48%)
 Male 354
(48%)
129,313
(52%)

Air Base Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 491
(66%)
167,394
(67%)
 Black 129
(17%)
59,146
(24%)
 White 92
(12%)
19,386
(8%)
 Two or More 19
(3%)
1,612
(1%)
 Asian 11
(1%)
2,793
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
157
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
84
(0%)

Air Base Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 384
(52%)
166,410
(66%)
 Not Eligible 281
(38%)
63,997
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 78
(10%)
20,165
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Air Base Elementary School is ranked 768th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Air Base Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.2%) is slightly 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.

Air Base Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 715
2006 685
2007 642
2008 680
2009 705
2010 707
2011 732
2012 743

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 14
2007 11.9
2008 13.3
2009 14.4
2010 15
2011 14.9
2012 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58321678321678
2006 0.58248175182482
2007 0.54984423676012
2008 0.56029411764706
2009 0.59148936170213
2010 0.5968882602546
2011 0.64617486338798
2012 0.62180349932705

Compare Air Base Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 62.2%
 

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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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