Northwood-Kensett Elementary



Northwood-Kensett Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwood-Kensett Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 42
1 41
2 34
3 33
4 46
5 32
6 30
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Northwood-Kensett Elementary is a public elementary school located in Northwood, IA in the Northwood-Kensett Community School District. It enrolls 258 students in grades 1st through 12th. Northwood-Kensett Elementary is the 476th largest public school in Iowa and the 44,553rd largest nationally. It has 13.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 258
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,553rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 476th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 291st out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 461st out of 723

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Northwood-Kensett Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 139
(54%)
139
(54%)
 Female 119
(46%)
119
(46%)

Northwood-Kensett Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 234
(91%)
234
(91%)
 Black 9
(3%)
9
(3%)
 Hispanic 9
(3%)
9
(3%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
4
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Northwood-Kensett Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 152
(59%)
152
(59%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 78
(30%)
78
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(11%)
28
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Northwood-Kensett Elementary is ranked 379th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northwood-Kensett Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (41.1%) is slightly 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.

Northwood-Kensett Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 261
2006 261
2007 234
2008 240
2009 263
2010 248
2011 247
2012 258

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 13.2
2007 11.8
2008 12.7
2009 13.2
2010 13.1
2011 13
2012 13.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.32183908045977
2006 0.33716475095785
2007 0.31623931623932
2008 0.29166666666667
2009 0.36121673003802
2010 0.38709677419355
2011 0.36437246963563
2012 0.41085271317829

Compare Northwood-Kensett Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,390.0% 13.9:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 41.1%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
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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