Dorothy Thomas Center



Dorothy Thomas Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dorothy Thomas Center Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 4
4 3
5 9
6 15
7 11
8 13
9 3
10 4
11 1
12 0

Dorothy Thomas Center is a public elementary school located in Tampa, FL in the Hillsborough School District. It enrolls 63 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dorothy Thomas Center is the 2,198th largest public school in Florida and the 54,163rd largest nationally. It has 2.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 63
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 2.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 54,163rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 2,198th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 8th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,848th out of 2,205

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Dorothy Thomas Center Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 52
(83%)
75,186
(52%)
 Female 11
(17%)
69,898
(48%)

Dorothy Thomas Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 25
(40%)
31,633
(22%)
 White 24
(38%)
52,763
(36%)
 Hispanic 14
(22%)
49,338
(34%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
231
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4,869
(3%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
5,817
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
433
(0%)

Dorothy Thomas Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 53
(84%)
77,574
(53%)
 Not Eligible 6
(10%)
57,282
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(6%)
10,228
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Dorothy Thomas Center is ranked 2,112th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dorothy Thomas Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.5%) 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.

Dorothy Thomas Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 123
2006 80
2007 101
2008 65
2009 68
2010 64
2011 60
2012 63

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 5.9
2006 3.3
2007 3.9
2008 2.7
2009 3.1
2010 2.9
2011 2.7
2012 2.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8130081300813
2006 0.55
2007 0.04950495049505
2008 0.55384615384615
2009 0.76470588235294
2010 0.703125
2011 0.81666666666667
2012 0.9047619047619

Compare Dorothy Thomas Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
250.0% 2.5:1
 
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 90.5%
 

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Dorothy Thomas Center
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Public KG - 12 63 2.5:1  
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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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