Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School



Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 121
1 124
2 120
3 128
4 133
5 118
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Ocala, FL in the Marion School District. It enrolls 744 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School is the 635th largest public school in Florida and the 5,860th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 744
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 52
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,860th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 635th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,083rd out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 615th out of 2,205

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Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 393
(53%)
15,389
(52%)
 Female 351
(47%)
14,230
(48%)

Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 390
(52%)
15,882
(54%)
 Hispanic 166
(22%)
5,686
(19%)
 Black 96
(13%)
5,945
(20%)
 Two or More 58
(8%)
1,493
(5%)
 Asian 25
(3%)
390
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
190
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
33
(0%)

Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 395
(53%)
18,830
(64%)
 Not Eligible 261
(35%)
8,667
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 88
(12%)
2,122
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School is ranked 664th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.9%) 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.

Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 724
2007 804
2008 838
2009 862
2010 801
2011 817
2012 744

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 14.5
2007 13.6
2008 12.8
2009 14.1
2010 14.3
2011 14.6
2012 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006 0.52624309392265
2007 0.50746268656716
2008 0.55250596658711
2009 0.6415313225058
2010 0.57428214731586
2011 0.67441860465116
2012 0.6491935483871

Compare Hammett Bowen Junior Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 64.9%
 

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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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