Mary Esther Elementary School



Mary Esther Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mary Esther Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 15
K 112
1 122
2 94
3 105
4 87
5 77
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mary Esther Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Mary Esther, FL in the Okaloosa School District. It enrolls 612 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mary Esther Elementary School is the 1,108th largest public school in Florida and the 12,489th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 612
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 41
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,489th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,108th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,402nd out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,205th out of 2,205

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Mary Esther Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 312
(51%)
10,824
(49%)
 Male 300
(49%)
11,478
(51%)

Mary Esther Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 305
(50%)
15,148
(68%)
 Black 160
(26%)
2,943
(13%)
 Hispanic 64
(10%)
1,924
(9%)
 Two or More 63
(10%)
1,675
(8%)
 Asian 13
(2%)
450
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
105
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
57
(0%)

Mary Esther Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 276
(45%)
8,179
(37%)
 Not Eligible 231
(38%)
12,248
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 105
(17%)
1,875
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Mary Esther Elementary School is ranked 1,088th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mary Esther Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.3%) 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.

Mary Esther Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 587
2006 467
2007 468
2008 474
2009 456
2010 566
2011 599
2012 612

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 12
2007 12
2008 11.3
2009 11.5
2010 15
2011 14.9
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43781942078365
2006 0.50749464668094
2007 0.51923076923077
2008 0.55063291139241
2009 0.61184210526316
2010 0.6095406360424
2011 0.63939899833055
2012 0.62254901960784

Compare Mary Esther Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 62.3%
 

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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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