Ortega Elementary School



Ortega Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ortega Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 81
1 81
2 77
3 65
4 55
5 57
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ortega Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Jacksonville, FL in the Duval School District. It enrolls 416 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ortega Elementary School is the 1,713th largest public school in Florida and the 29,975th largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 416
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,975th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,713th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 2,075th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,869th out of 2,205

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Ortega Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 211
(51%)
45,458
(49%)
 Male 205
(49%)
48,185
(51%)

Ortega Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 184
(44%)
41,121
(44%)
 White 150
(36%)
36,030
(38%)
 Hispanic 44
(11%)
8,431
(9%)
 Two or More 21
(5%)
3,796
(4%)
 Asian 16
(4%)
3,884
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
187
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
194
(0%)

Ortega Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 208
(50%)
45,294
(48%)
 Not Eligible 177
(43%)
44,457
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(7%)
3,892
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Ortega Elementary School is ranked 1,604th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ortega Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.5%) is slightly lower than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Ortega Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 353
2006 323
2007 374
2008 354
2009 316
2010 336
2011 369
2012 416

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 16.2
2007 17
2008 14.2
2009 14.4
2010 16
2011 18.4
2012 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50991501416431
2006 0.53250773993808
2007 0.59625668449198
2008 0.70338983050847
2009 0.65822784810127
2010 0.6547619047619
2011 0.63414634146341
2012 0.57451923076923

Compare Ortega Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 57.5%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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Public KG - 05 416 17.3:1  
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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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