Laurel Elementary School



Laurel Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Laurel Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 41
K 78
1 81
2 84
3 90
4 88
5 68
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Laurel Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Poinciana, FL in the Polk School District. It enrolls 530 students in grades 1st through 12th. Laurel Elementary School is the 1,422nd largest public school in Florida and the 18,798th largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 530
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,798th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,422nd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,711th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,549th out of 2,205

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Laurel Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 281
(53%)
37,087
(52%)
 Female 249
(47%)
34,787
(48%)

Laurel Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 292
(55%)
21,142
(29%)
 Black 148
(28%)
15,027
(21%)
 White 55
(10%)
31,934
(44%)
 Two or More 18
(3%)
2,205
(3%)
 Asian 12
(2%)
1,103
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
376
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
87
(0%)

Laurel Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 409
(77%)
44,877
(62%)
 Not Eligible 87
(16%)
21,318
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(6%)
5,679
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Laurel Elementary School is ranked 840th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Laurel Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.6%) 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.

Laurel Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 564
2008 518
2009 494
2010 515
2011 527
2012 530

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 14.5
2008 12.2
2009 15
2010 15.6
2011 15.1
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.88297872340426
2008 0.88416988416988
2009 0.90283400809717
2010 0.84660194174757
2011 0.90132827324478
2012 0.83584905660377

Compare Laurel Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 83.6%
 

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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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