Duncombe Elementary School



Duncombe Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Duncombe Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 67
1 70
2 75
3 71
4 53
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Duncombe Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fort Dodge, IA in the Fort Dodge Community School District. It enrolls 336 students in grades 1st through 12th. Duncombe Elementary School is the 332nd largest public school in Iowa and the 37,961st largest nationally. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 336
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,961st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 332nd out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 222nd out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 278th out of 723

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Duncombe Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 179
(53%)
1,077
(54%)
 Female 157
(47%)
923
(46%)

Duncombe Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 222
(66%)
1,498
(75%)
 Hispanic 63
(19%)
189
(9%)
 Black 29
(9%)
159
(8%)
 Two or More 21
(6%)
133
(7%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
12
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Duncombe Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 209
(62%)
1,171
(59%)
 Not Eligible 98
(29%)
646
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(9%)
183
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Duncombe Elementary School is ranked 124th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Duncombe Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.8%) 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.

Duncombe Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 311
2006 314
2007 311
2008 297
2009 296
2010 264
2011 294
2012 336

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.9
2006 12.2
2007 6.1
2008 10.5
2009 11.3
2010 11
2011 13.6
2012 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.54340836012862
2006 0.55732484076433
2007 0.55627009646302
2008 0.58249158249158
2009 0.61486486486486
2010 0.64393939393939
2011 0.67006802721088
2012 0.70833333333333

Compare Duncombe Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
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 70.8%
 

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Duncombe Elementary School
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Public KG - 04 336 13.3:1  
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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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