Blanton Elementary School



Blanton Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blanton Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 28
K 117
1 111
2 72
3 91
4 67
5 68
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blanton Elementary School is a public elementary school located in St. Petersburg, FL in the Pinellas School District. It enrolls 554 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blanton Elementary School is the 1,335th largest public school in Florida and the 16,761st largest nationally. It has 12.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 554
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 45
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,761st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,335th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 348th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 992nd out of 2,205

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Blanton Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 296
(53%)
37,418
(52%)
 Female 258
(47%)
34,659
(48%)

Blanton Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 276
(50%)
41,149
(57%)
 Black 101
(18%)
13,962
(19%)
 Hispanic 100
(18%)
10,691
(15%)
 Asian 50
(9%)
2,916
(4%)
 Two or More 27
(5%)
3,008
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
176
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
175
(0%)

Blanton Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 403
(73%)
37,527
(52%)
 Not Eligible 113
(20%)
29,749
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(7%)
4,801
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Blanton Elementary School is ranked 854th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blanton Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.6%) 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.

Blanton Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 650
2006 593
2007 554
2008 519
2009 517
2010 532
2011 544
2012 554

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 11.9
2007 12
2008 9.7
2009 11.5
2010 12.1
2011 12.4
2012 12.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75538461538462
2006 0.77740303541315
2007 0.76353790613718
2008 0.84971098265896
2009 0.88201160541586
2010 0.81766917293233
2011 0.84191176470588
2012 0.79602888086643

Compare Blanton Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,230.0% 12.3:1
 
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 79.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Public PK - 05 554 12.3:1  
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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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