Melrose Park Elementary School



Melrose Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Melrose Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 37
K 94
1 86
2 78
3 74
4 70
5 56
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Melrose Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Lake City, FL in the Columbia School District. It enrolls 495 students in grades 1st through 12th. Melrose Park Elementary School is the 1,520th largest public school in Florida and the 21,998th largest nationally. It has 13.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 495
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 38
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,998th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,520th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 524th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,361st out of 2,205

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Melrose Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 272
(55%)
4,230
(53%)
 Female 223
(45%)
3,805
(47%)

Melrose Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 239
(48%)
5,416
(67%)
 Black 216
(44%)
1,750
(22%)
 Two or More 22
(4%)
361
(4%)
 Hispanic 13
(3%)
409
(5%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
18
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
77
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Melrose Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 382
(77%)
4,715
(59%)
 Not Eligible 67
(14%)
2,599
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(9%)
721
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Melrose Park Elementary School is ranked 907th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Melrose Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.5%) 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.

Melrose Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 617
2006 501
2007 445
2008 495
2009 491
2010 480
2011 481
2012 495

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.7
2006 11.9
2007 11.1
2008 12.3
2009 12.6
2010 12.2
2011 12.7
2012 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69854132901135
2006 0.72255489021956
2007 0.73483146067416
2008 0.77171717171717
2009 0.83503054989817
2010 0.80416666666667
2011 0.83575883575884
2012 0.86464646464646

Compare Melrose Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
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 86.5%
 

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Public PK - 05 495 13:1  
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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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