Van Allen Elementary School



Van Allen Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Van Allen Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 8
K 37
1 39
2 43
3 38
4 40
5 36
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Van Allen Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Mount Pleasant, IA in the Mount Pleasant Community School District. It enrolls 241 students in grades 1st through 12th. Van Allen Elementary School is the 497th largest public school in Iowa and the 45,758th largest nationally. It has 11.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 241
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11:1
Full Time Teachers: 22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,758th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 497th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 52nd out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 364th out of 723

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Van Allen Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 130
(54%)
698
(52%)
 Female 111
(46%)
655
(48%)

Van Allen Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 174
(72%)
1,090
(81%)
 Asian 21
(9%)
61
(5%)
 Hispanic 21
(9%)
112
(8%)
 Two or More 15
(6%)
41
(3%)
 Black 10
(4%)
48
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Van Allen Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 124
(51%)
563
(42%)
 Not Eligible 94
(39%)
694
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(10%)
96
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Van Allen Elementary School is ranked 264th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Van Allen Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.0%) 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.

Van Allen Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 382
2006 373
2007 395
2008 376
2009 364
2010 299
2011 270
2012 241

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 13.7
2007 14.5
2008 13.8
2009 12.7
2010 13
2011 12.3
2012 11

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30104712041885
2006 0.34584450402145
2007 0.4379746835443
2008 0.50265957446809
2009 0.50549450549451
2010 0.5685618729097
2011 0.61851851851852
2012 0.60995850622407

Compare Van Allen Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,100.0% 11.0:1
 
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 61.0%
 

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Public PK - 05 241 11:1  
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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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