Paxton School



Paxton School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Paxton School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 44
1 43
2 56
3 49
4 46
5 47
6 58
7 58
8 51
9 51
10 44
11 44
12 38

Paxton School is a public elementary school located in Paxton, FL in the Walton School District. It enrolls 629 students in grades 1st through 12th. Paxton School is the 1,032nd largest public school in Florida and the 11,416th largest nationally. It has 12.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 629
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,416th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,032nd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 464th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 753rd out of 2,205

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Paxton School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 318
(51%)
2,966
(48%)
 Male 311
(49%)
3,202
(52%)

Paxton School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 566
(90%)
4,800
(78%)
 Two or More 21
(3%)
295
(5%)
 Hispanic 19
(3%)
566
(9%)
 Black 16
(3%)
435
(7%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
16
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
53
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Paxton School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 319
(51%)
2,835
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 263
(42%)
2,866
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 47
(7%)
467
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Paxton School is ranked 1,341st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Paxton School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.3%) is lower than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Paxton School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 645
2006 625
2007 647
2008 618
2009 647
2010 627
2011 624
2012 629

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 14.5
2007 13.2
2008 11.2
2009 14.1
2010 15.8
2011 15.9
2012 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49302325581395
2006 0.48
2007 0.45285935085008
2008 0.46278317152104
2009 0.48377125193199
2010 0.47527910685805
2011 0.54647435897436
2012 0.49284578696343

Compare Paxton 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
This School 49.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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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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