Laurens-Marathon Elementary School



Laurens-Marathon Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Laurens-Marathon Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 21
K 22
1 21
2 19
3 13
4 15
5 29
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Laurens-Marathon Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Laurens, IA in the Laurens-Marathon Community School District. It enrolls 140 students in grades 1st through 12th. Laurens-Marathon Elementary School is the 624th largest public school in Iowa and the 51,039th largest nationally. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 140
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 11.23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 51,039th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 624th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 138th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 614th out of 723

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Laurens-Marathon Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 72
(51%)
106
(53%)
 Female 68
(49%)
95
(47%)

Laurens-Marathon Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 124
(89%)
182
(91%)
 Black 9
(6%)
9
(4%)
 Hispanic 7
(5%)
9
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Laurens-Marathon Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 78
(56%)
109
(54%)
 Not Eligible 54
(39%)
80
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(6%)
12
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Laurens-Marathon Elementary School is ranked 458th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Laurens-Marathon Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.4%) is 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.

Laurens-Marathon Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 139
2006 154
2007 159
2008 160
2009 157
2010 143
2011 150
2012 140

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.3
2006 11.1
2007 12
2008 11.6
2009 11.8
2010 15.9
2011 16.7
2012 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41726618705036
2006 0.35064935064935
2007 0.42138364779874
2008 0.425
2009 0.54140127388535
2010 0.54545454545455
2011 0.56
2012 0.61428571428571

Compare Laurens-Marathon Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
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 61.4%
 

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Public PK - 05 140 12.5:1  
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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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