Melrose Elementary School



Melrose Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Melrose Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 26
K 70
1 75
2 88
3 59
4 38
5 31
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Melrose Elementary School is a public elementary school located in St. Petersburg, FL in the Pinellas School District. It enrolls 387 students in grades 1st through 12th. Melrose Elementary School is the 1,770th largest public school in Florida and the 32,915th largest nationally. It has 12.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 387
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,915th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,770th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 310th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,637th out of 2,205

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Melrose Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 210
(54%)
37,418
(52%)
 Female 177
(46%)
34,659
(48%)

Melrose Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 339
(88%)
13,962
(19%)
 White 26
(7%)
41,149
(57%)
 Hispanic 10
(3%)
10,691
(15%)
 Two or More 10
(3%)
3,008
(4%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
2,916
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
175
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
176
(0%)

Melrose Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 360
(93%)
37,527
(52%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(4%)
4,801
(7%)
 Not Eligible 13
(3%)
29,749
(41%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Melrose Elementary School is ranked 1,120th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Melrose Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.6%) 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.

Melrose Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 509
2006 456
2007 411
2008 380
2009 374
2010 361
2011 313
2012 387

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 13.4
2007 13.3
2008 11.1
2009 12.1
2010 12.4
2011 11.2
2012 12.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7426326129666
2006 0.76973684210526
2007 0.79318734793187
2008 0.93157894736842
2009 0.97326203208556
2010 0.92797783933518
2011 0.9297124600639
2012 0.96640826873385

Compare Melrose Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,210.0% 12.1:1
 
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 96.6%
 

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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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