Potter Elementary School



Potter Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Potter Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 79
K 124
1 94
2 88
3 94
4 67
5 63
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Potter Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Tampa, FL in the Hillsborough School District. It enrolls 609 students in grades 1st through 12th. Potter Elementary School is the 1,126th largest public school in Florida and the 12,675th largest nationally. It has 9.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 609
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9:1
Full Time Teachers: 68
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,675th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,126th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 108th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 164th out of 2,205

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Potter Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 324
(53%)
75,186
(52%)
 Female 285
(47%)
69,898
(48%)

Potter Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 533
(88%)
31,633
(22%)
 Hispanic 47
(8%)
49,338
(34%)
 White 17
(3%)
52,763
(36%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
5,817
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
433
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4,869
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
231
(0%)

Potter Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 581
(95%)
77,574
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(4%)
10,228
(7%)
 Not Eligible 5
(1%)
57,282
(39%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Potter Elementary School is ranked 316th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Potter Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.2%) 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.

Potter Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 736
2006 819
2007 629
2008 614
2009 621
2010 589
2011 599
2012 609

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 16.4
2007 11.6
2008 11.7
2009 13.2
2010 11.7
2011 12.1
2012 9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95108695652174
2006 0.99267399267399
2007 0.99046104928458
2008 1
2009 0.99033816425121
2010 0.97623089983022
2011 0.98497495826377
2012 0.99178981937603

Compare Potter Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
900.0% 9.0:1
 
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 99.2%
 

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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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