Dave Thomas Education Center



Dave Thomas Education Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dave Thomas Education Center Students by Grade
PK 202
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 10
8 81
9 21
10 63
11 119
12 300

Dave Thomas Education Center is a public elementary school located in Pompano Beach, FL in the Broward School District. It enrolls 796 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 19.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 796
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 40

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Dave Thomas Education Center Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 421
(53%)
95,693
(52%)
 Female 375
(47%)
88,893
(48%)

Dave Thomas Education Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 561
(70%)
73,516
(40%)
 Hispanic 157
(20%)
53,843
(29%)
 White 54
(7%)
44,989
(24%)
 Asian 11
(1%)
6,342
(3%)
 Two or More 11
(1%)
5,156
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
559
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
181
(0%)

Dave Thomas Education Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 558
(70%)
94,802
(51%)
 Not Eligible 209
(26%)
75,238
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(4%)
14,546
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Dave Thomas Education Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.7%) is slightly 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.

Dave Thomas Education Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 625
2006 601
2007 724
2008 689
2009 787
2010 794
2011 803
2012 796

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 23.1
2007 10.6
2008 8.8
2009 12.6
2010 17.3
2011 21.7
2012 19.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5872
2006 0.62396006655574
2007 0.65745856353591
2008 0.68940493468795
2009 0.76874205844981
2010 0.76196473551637
2011 0.78082191780822
2012 0.73743718592965

Compare Dave Thomas Education Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,990.0% 19.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 73.7%
 

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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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