Richardson Elementary School



Richardson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Richardson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 108
1 81
2 74
3 88
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Richardson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fort Madison, IA in the Fort Madison Community School District. It enrolls 369 students in grades 1st through 12th. Richardson Elementary School is the 262nd largest public school in Iowa and the 34,742nd largest nationally. It has 12.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 369
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 30
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,742nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 262nd out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 126th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 166th out of 723

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Richardson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 190
(51%)
708
(50%)
 Female 179
(49%)
695
(50%)

Richardson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 305
(83%)
1,172
(84%)
 Two or More 25
(7%)
68
(5%)
 Hispanic 22
(6%)
106
(8%)
 Black 14
(4%)
48
(3%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Richardson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 344
(93%)
838
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(7%)
102
(7%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 1
(0%)
463
(33%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Richardson Elementary School is ranked 700th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Richardson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (6.8%) 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.

Richardson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 439
2006 423
2007 445
2008 479
2009 460
2010 445
2011 467
2012 369

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.4
2006 11.7
2007 12.5
2008 12.9
2009 13.3
2010 12.7
2011 14.2
2012 12.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51025056947608
2006 0.53427895981087
2007 0.53483146067416
2008 0.56576200417537
2009 0.53695652173913
2010 0.53033707865169
2011 0.54817987152034
2012 0.067750677506775

Compare Richardson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,230.0% 12.3:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 6.8%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Richardson Elementary School
Fort Madison, IA
Public PK - 03 369 12.3:1  
Holy Trinity Jr-Sr Catholic High School
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Private PK - 12 322 9:1 1 miles
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Private KG - 06 150 12:1 8 miles
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Public 06 - 08 252 18.3:1 10 miles
Central Lee Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 482 15.5:1 10 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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