Moulton Elementary School



Moulton Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Moulton Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 102
K 67
1 46
2 48
3 41
4 51
5 47
6 0
7 35
8 34
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Moulton Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Des Moines, IA in the Des Moines Independent Community School District. It enrolls 471 students in grades 1st through 12th. Moulton Elementary School is the 136th largest public school in Iowa and the 24,317th largest nationally. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 471
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 40
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,317th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 136th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 95th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 38th out of 723

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Moulton Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 264
(56%)
12,297
(52%)
 Female 207
(44%)
11,558
(48%)

Moulton Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 215
(46%)
4,084
(17%)
 Hispanic 144
(31%)
5,743
(24%)
 White 58
(12%)
10,839
(45%)
 Asian 28
(6%)
1,557
(7%)
 Two or More 26
(6%)
1,514
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
37
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
81
(0%)

Moulton Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 393
(83%)
16,540
(69%)
 Not Eligible 54
(11%)
6,184
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(5%)
1,131
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Moulton Elementary School is ranked 19th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Moulton Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.5%) 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.

Moulton Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 467
2006 468
2007 461
2008 466
2009 415
2010 407
2011 422
2012 471

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9
2006 9.1
2007 9.5
2008 9.1
2009 9.1
2010 9.7
2011 10.1
2012 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71948608137045
2006 0.21581196581197
2007 0.99349240780911
2008 0.54291845493562
2009 0.86506024096386
2010 0.82063882063882
2011 0.99289099526066
2012 0.88535031847134

Compare Moulton Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
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 88.5%
 

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Public PK - 08 471 11.8:1  
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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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