United Community South



United Community South Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

United Community South Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 36
3 20
4 27
5 27
6 13
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

United Community South is a public elementary school located in Boone, IA in the United Community School District. It enrolls 123 students in grades 1st through 12th. United Community South is the 645th largest public school in Iowa and the 51,822nd largest nationally. It has 10.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 123
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 11.63
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 51,822nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 645th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 38th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 608th out of 723

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United Community South Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 66
(54%)
132
(51%)
 Male 57
(46%)
128
(49%)

United Community South Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 101
(82%)
210
(81%)
 Black 9
(7%)
13
(5%)
 Hispanic 9
(7%)
22
(8%)
 Two or More 3
(2%)
11
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

United Community South Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 94
(76%)
177
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 24
(20%)
70
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(4%)
13
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, United Community South is ranked 688th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of United Community South students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.6%) 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.

United Community South Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 304
2006 297
2007 343
2008 171
2009 90
2010 125
2011 106
2012 123

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 12.1
2007 13.2
2008 10.9
2009 8.6
2010 10.1
2011 9.1
2012 10.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.28618421052632
2006 0.34343434343434
2007 0.31195335276968
2008 0.32163742690058
2009 0.32222222222222
2010 0.36
2011 0.21698113207547
2012 0.23577235772358

Compare United Community South to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,060.0% 10.6:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 23.6%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
United Community South
Boone, IA
Public 02 - 06 123 10.6:1  
United Community North
Boone, IA
Public PK - 01 137 18.3:1 1 miles
Ames Middle School
Ames, IA
Public 06 - 08 945 14:1 6 miles
Edwards Elementary School
Ames, IA
Public KG - 05 303 14.9:1 6 miles
Page Elementary School
Boone, IA
Public PK - 01 212 14.1:1 6 miles
Abbie Sawyer Elementary School
Ames, IA
Public KG - 05 437 14.3:1 6 miles
Boone Middle School
Boone, IA
Public 05 - 08 606 13.9:1 6 miles
Trinity Lutheran School
Boone, IA
Private PK - 08 122 18:1 7 miles
Sacred Heart School
Boone, IA
Private PK - 08 173 8:1 7 miles
Lincoln Elementary School
Boone, IA
Public PK - 01 162 22:1 7 miles
Franklin Elementary School
Boone, IA
Public 02 - 04 410 15.7:1 7 miles
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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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