Douma Elementary School



Douma Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Douma Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 65
1 52
2 58
3 63
4 50
5 63
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Douma Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Ottumwa, IA in the Ottumwa Community School District. It enrolls 351 students in grades 1st through 12th. Douma Elementary School is the 302nd largest public school in Iowa and the 36,559th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 351
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,559th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 302nd out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 328th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 295th out of 723

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Douma Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 189
(54%)
1,687
(51%)
 Female 162
(46%)
1,596
(49%)

Douma Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 254
(72%)
2,279
(69%)
 Hispanic 79
(23%)
734
(22%)
 Two or More 9
(3%)
64
(2%)
 Black 6
(2%)
137
(4%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
27
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
17
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
25
(1%)

Douma Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 231
(66%)
1,809
(55%)
 Not Eligible 93
(26%)
1,233
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(8%)
241
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Douma Elementary School is ranked 101st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Douma Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.5%) is significantly 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.

Douma Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 434
2006 374
2007 374
2008 385
2009 312
2010 324
2011 329
2012 351

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.7
2006 18.7
2007 18.7
2008 20.3
2009 10.8
2010 14.1
2011 13.4
2012 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.52764976958525
2006 0.60427807486631
2007 0.60160427807487
2008 0.64415584415584
2009 0.50320512820513
2010 0.63888888888889
2011 0.68085106382979
2012 0.73504273504274

Compare Douma Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 73.5%
 

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Public KG - 05 351 14.2:1  
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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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