Mellon Elementary School



Mellon Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mellon Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 29
K 85
1 89
2 82
3 57
4 57
5 66
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mellon Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Palatka, FL in the Putnam School District. It enrolls 465 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mellon Elementary School is the 1,592nd largest public school in Florida and the 24,950th largest nationally. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 465
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,950th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,592nd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 2,111th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,833rd out of 2,205

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Mellon Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 250
(54%)
4,235
(53%)
 Female 215
(46%)
3,826
(47%)

Mellon Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 206
(44%)
4,434
(55%)
 Black 192
(41%)
2,046
(25%)
 Hispanic 40
(9%)
1,214
(15%)
 Two or More 21
(5%)
291
(4%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
46
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
24
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Mellon Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 371
(80%)
5,888
(73%)
 Not Eligible 71
(15%)
1,698
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(5%)
475
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Mellon Elementary School is ranked 1,039th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mellon Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.7%) 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.

Mellon Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 435
2006 466
2007 400
2008 374
2009 361
2010 402
2011 421
2012 465

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 16.1
2007 11.3
2008 13.3
2009 14.4
2010 14.9
2011 16.2
2012 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.78390804597701
2006 0.83047210300429
2007 0.81
2008 0.8475935828877
2009 0.90027700831025
2010 0.87064676616915
2011 0.8479809976247
2012 0.84731182795699

Compare Mellon Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 84.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Mellon Elementary School
Palatka, FL
Public PK - 05 465 17.9:1  
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Palatka, FL
Public PK - 05 437 14.6:1 1 miles
River Christian Academy
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Private 01 - 12 67 23:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 05 567 16.7:1 2 miles
W. H. Beasley Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 339 14.7:1 2 miles
Peniel Baptist Academy
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Private PK - 12 322 12:1 3 miles
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Public PK - 05 725 16.9:1 3 miles
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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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