Ballast Point Elementary School



Ballast Point Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ballast Point Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 8
K 73
1 62
2 70
3 58
4 52
5 51
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ballast Point Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Tampa, FL in the Hillsborough School District. It enrolls 374 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ballast Point Elementary School is the 1,802nd largest public school in Florida and the 34,259th largest nationally. It has 10.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 374
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 35
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,259th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,802nd out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 170th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,507th out of 2,205

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Ballast Point Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 198
(53%)
75,186
(52%)
 Female 176
(47%)
69,898
(48%)

Ballast Point Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 232
(62%)
52,763
(36%)
 Hispanic 60
(16%)
49,338
(34%)
 Two or More 29
(8%)
5,817
(4%)
 Black 27
(7%)
31,633
(22%)
 Asian 22
(6%)
4,869
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
231
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
433
(0%)

Ballast Point Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 250
(67%)
57,282
(39%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 94
(25%)
77,574
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(8%)
10,228
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Ballast Point Elementary School is ranked 1,901st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ballast Point Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.2%) is significantly 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.

Ballast Point Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 376
2006 339
2007 318
2008 334
2009 335
2010 406
2011 387
2012 374

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 14.7
2007 11.2
2008 9.6
2009 10.8
2010 12.1
2011 11.2
2012 10.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46808510638298
2006 0.48082595870206
2007 0.43081761006289
2008 0.49700598802395
2009 0.45074626865672
2010 0.38423645320197
2011 0.328165374677
2012 0.33155080213904

Compare Ballast Point Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,070.0% 10.7:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.2%
 
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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