Atwater Elementary



Atwater Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Atwater Elementary Students by Grade
PK 4
K 121
1 124
2 107
3 127
4 108
5 120
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Atwater Elementary is a public elementary school located in North Port, FL in the Sarasota School District. It enrolls 711 students in grades 1st through 12th. Atwater Elementary is the 737th largest public school in Florida and the 7,171st largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 711
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,171st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 737th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,184th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 753rd out of 2,205

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Atwater Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 365
(51%)
15,313
(52%)
 Female 346
(49%)
14,399
(48%)

Atwater Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 453
(64%)
19,323
(65%)
 Hispanic 126
(18%)
5,496
(18%)
 Black 81
(11%)
2,707
(9%)
 Two or More 42
(6%)
1,334
(4%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
695
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
131
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
26
(0%)

Atwater Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 393
(55%)
13,297
(45%)
 Not Eligible 227
(32%)
13,769
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 91
(13%)
2,646
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Atwater Elementary is ranked 658th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Atwater Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.1%) 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.

Atwater Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 653
2010 672
2011 704
2012 711

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 15.9
2010 14.9
2011 16
2012 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.70597243491577
2010 0.65327380952381
2011 0.68323863636364
2012 0.68073136427567

Compare Atwater Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 68.1%
 

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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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