Brubaker Elementary School



Brubaker Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Brubaker Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 124
1 115
2 110
3 116
4 100
5 107
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Brubaker Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Des Moines, IA in the Des Moines Independent Community School District. It enrolls 672 students in grades 1st through 12th. Brubaker Elementary School is the 20th largest public school in Iowa and the 8,949th largest nationally. It has 12.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 672
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,949th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 20th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 166th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 10th out of 723

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Brubaker Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 345
(51%)
12,297
(52%)
 Female 327
(49%)
11,558
(48%)

Brubaker Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 437
(65%)
10,839
(45%)
 Hispanic 93
(14%)
5,743
(24%)
 Black 72
(11%)
4,084
(17%)
 Two or More 55
(8%)
1,514
(6%)
 Asian 13
(2%)
1,557
(7%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
81
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
37
(0%)

Brubaker Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 486
(72%)
16,540
(69%)
 Not Eligible 147
(22%)
6,184
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(6%)
1,131
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Brubaker Elementary School is ranked 9th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Brubaker Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Brubaker Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 655
2006 715
2007 713
2008 685
2009 680
2010 661
2011 694
2012 672

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.4
2006 14.5
2007 14.3
2008 13.6
2009 13.4
2010 13.5
2011 14.2
2012 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6
2006 0.58461538461538
2007 0.64936886395512
2008 0.63211678832117
2009 0.71470588235294
2010 0.75340393343419
2011 0.75792507204611
2012 0.78125

Compare Brubaker Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 78.1%
 

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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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