Central Elementary School



Central Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Central Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 43
K 120
1 111
2 101
3 108
4 92
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Central Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Okeechobee, FL in the Okeechobee School District. It enrolls 575 students in grades 1st through 12th. Central Elementary School is the 1,258th largest public school in Florida and the 15,078th largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 575
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 39
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,078th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,258th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,295th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,307th out of 2,205

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Central Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 290
(50%)
2,309
(48%)
 Male 285
(50%)
2,510
(52%)

Central Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 243
(42%)
2,372
(49%)
 Hispanic 239
(42%)
1,867
(39%)
 Black 60
(10%)
387
(8%)
 Two or More 20
(3%)
128
(3%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
39
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
26
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Central Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 424
(74%)
3,496
(73%)
 Not Eligible 121
(21%)
1,090
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(5%)
233
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Central Elementary School is ranked 794th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Central Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.0%) 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.

Central Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 705
2006 700
2007 635
2008 518
2009 499
2010 544
2011 604
2012 575

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 17.1
2007 14.1
2008 12.5
2009 14.7
2010 15.1
2011 16.3
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64255319148936
2006 0.62285714285714
2007 0.61417322834646
2008 0.6969111969112
2009 0.79559118236473
2010 0.76654411764706
2011 0.78311258278146
2012 0.7895652173913

Compare Central Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 79.0%
 

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Public PK - 04 575 14.7:1  
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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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