Nixon Elementary School



Nixon Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Nixon Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 67
K 93
1 51
2 49
3 56
4 47
5 59
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Nixon Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hiawatha, IA in the Cedar Rapids Community School District. It enrolls 422 students in grades 1st through 12th. Nixon Elementary School is the 196th largest public school in Iowa and the 29,329th largest nationally. It has 17.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 422
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.79
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,329th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 196th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 665th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 323rd out of 723

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Nixon Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 227
(54%)
5,822
(51%)
 Female 195
(46%)
5,567
(49%)

Nixon Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 321
(76%)
8,104
(71%)
 Black 36
(9%)
1,603
(14%)
 Two or More 27
(6%)
701
(6%)
 Hispanic 26
(6%)
719
(6%)
 Asian 10
(2%)
200
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
34
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
28
(0%)

Nixon Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 210
(50%)
5,466
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 192
(45%)
5,202
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(5%)
721
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Nixon Elementary School is ranked 155th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Nixon Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.2%) is slightly 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.

Nixon Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 322
2006 320
2007 285
2008 324
2009 326
2010 315
2011 314
2012 422

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 15.5
2007 14.5
2008 15.6
2009 15.3
2010 15.8
2011 16.2
2012 17.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.28571428571429
2006 0.325
2007 0.36140350877193
2008 0.37345679012346
2009 0.37730061349693
2010 0.42539682539683
2011 0.39808917197452
2012 0.50236966824645

Compare Nixon Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
This School 50.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Nixon Elementary School
Hiawatha, IA
Public PK - 05 422 17.7:1  
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Hiawatha, IA
Public PK - 05 427 14.3:1 1 miles
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Private PK - 05 140 10:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 456 15.2:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 08 230 14:1 3 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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