Blackburn Elementary School



Blackburn Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blackburn Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 60
K 75
1 55
2 60
3 63
4 66
5 59
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blackburn Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Palmetto, FL in the Manatee School District. It enrolls 438 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blackburn Elementary School is the 1,662nd largest public school in Florida and the 27,681st largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 438
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 27,681st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,662nd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 798th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,637th out of 2,205

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Blackburn Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 247
(56%)
17,926
(51%)
 Female 191
(44%)
17,122
(49%)

Blackburn Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 224
(51%)
11,183
(32%)
 White 131
(30%)
17,085
(49%)
 Black 71
(16%)
5,040
(14%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
1,082
(3%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
581
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
54
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
23
(0%)

Blackburn Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 309
(71%)
18,084
(52%)
 Not Eligible 100
(23%)
14,862
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(7%)
2,102
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Blackburn Elementary School is ranked 1,237th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blackburn Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.2%) 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.

Blackburn Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 663
2006 638
2007 508
2008 493
2009 474
2010 478
2011 459
2012 438

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 14.5
2007 13.7
2008 14.2
2009 13.9
2010 14.5
2011 13.9
2012 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56259426847662
2006 0.60031347962382
2007 0.66929133858268
2008 0.69371196754564
2009 0.73206751054852
2010 0.73640167364017
2011 0.7363834422658
2012 0.77168949771689

Compare Blackburn Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 77.2%
 

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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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