North Polk Central Elementary School



North Polk Central Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

North Polk Central Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 40
1 41
2 40
3 41
4 47
5 41
6 106
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

North Polk Central Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Alleman, IA in the North Polk Community School District. It enrolls 388 students in grades 1st through 12th. North Polk Central Elementary School is the 231st largest public school in Iowa and the 32,827th largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 388
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.86
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,827th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 231st out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 502nd out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 290th out of 723

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North Polk Central Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 210
(54%)
458
(53%)
 Female 178
(46%)
408
(47%)

North Polk Central Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 365
(94%)
818
(94%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
20
(2%)
 Hispanic 9
(2%)
20
(2%)
 Black 2
(1%)
6
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

North Polk Central Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 320
(82%)
740
(85%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 52
(13%)
91
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(4%)
35
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, North Polk Central Elementary School is ranked 543rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of North Polk Central Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (17.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

North Polk Central Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 307
2006 331
2007 330
2008 324
2009 329
2010 366
2011 386
2012 388

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.4
2006 14.9
2007 15.2
2008 15.1
2009 13.1
2010 14.6
2011 15.6
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10749185667752
2006 0.10574018126888
2007 0.087878787878788
2008 0.092592592592593
2009 0.094224924012158
2010 0.13934426229508
2011 0.15544041450777
2012 0.17525773195876

Compare North Polk Central Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 17.5%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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