Emerson Hough Elementary School



Emerson Hough Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Emerson Hough Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 137
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Emerson Hough Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Newton, IA in the Newton Community School District. It enrolls 137 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 24.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 137
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 5.5

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Emerson Hough Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 72
(53%)
879
(51%)
 Female 65
(47%)
835
(49%)

Emerson Hough Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 112
(82%)
1,536
(90%)
 Two or More 10
(7%)
72
(4%)
 Hispanic 9
(7%)
63
(4%)
 Black 3
(2%)
30
(2%)
 Asian 3
(2%)
10
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Emerson Hough Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 66
(48%)
773
(45%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 60
(44%)
814
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(8%)
127
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Emerson Hough Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.8%) 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.

Emerson Hough Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 116
2011 129
2012 137

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 11.6
2011 16.1
2012 24.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.68103448275862
2011 0.13953488372093
2012 0.51824817518248

Compare Emerson Hough Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,490.0% 24.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
This School 51.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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