James Tillman Elementary Magnet School



James Tillman Elementary Magnet School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Tillman Elementary Magnet School Students by Grade
PK 42
K 72
1 63
2 72
3 76
4 57
5 54
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James Tillman Elementary Magnet School is a public elementary school located in Palmetto, FL in the Manatee School District. It enrolls 436 students in grades 1st through 12th. James Tillman Elementary Magnet School is the 1,669th largest public school in Florida and the 27,919th largest nationally. It has 12.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 436
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 27,919th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,669th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 464th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,549th out of 2,205

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James Tillman Elementary Magnet School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 234
(54%)
17,926
(51%)
 Female 202
(46%)
17,122
(49%)

James Tillman Elementary Magnet School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 248
(57%)
11,183
(32%)
 Black 148
(34%)
5,040
(14%)
 White 26
(6%)
17,085
(49%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
1,082
(3%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
581
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
23
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
54
(0%)

James Tillman Elementary Magnet School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 376
(86%)
18,084
(52%)
 Not Eligible 33
(8%)
14,862
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(6%)
2,102
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, James Tillman Elementary Magnet School is ranked 1,008th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James Tillman Elementary Magnet School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.4%) is significantly 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.

James Tillman Elementary Magnet School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 533
2006 525
2007 448
2008 450
2009 471
2010 478
2011 479
2012 436

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 14.6
2007 13.6
2008 15.2
2009 15.2
2010 15.4
2011 12.9
2012 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85553470919325
2006 0.90285714285714
2007 0.91517857142857
2008 0.89111111111111
2009 0.94055201698514
2010 0.93096234309623
2011 0.92066805845511
2012 0.9243119266055

Compare James Tillman Elementary Magnet School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
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 92.4%
 

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Public PK - 05 436 12.8:1  
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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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