Virgil Grissom Elementary School



Virgil Grissom Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Virgil Grissom Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 14
K 35
1 21
2 26
3 20
4 22
5 27
6 30
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Virgil Grissom Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Princeton, IA in the North Scott Community School District. It enrolls 195 students in grades 1st through 12th. Virgil Grissom Elementary School is the 563rd largest public school in Iowa and the 48,375th largest nationally. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 195
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.39
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 48,375th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 563rd out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 259th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 558th out of 723

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Virgil Grissom Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 104
(53%)
1,069
(51%)
 Female 91
(47%)
1,045
(49%)

Virgil Grissom Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 181
(93%)
1,927
(91%)
 Hispanic 8
(4%)
74
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(2%)
10
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
24
(1%)
 Black 1
(1%)
60
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
14
(1%)

Virgil Grissom Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 136
(70%)
1,599
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 50
(26%)
420
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(5%)
95
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Virgil Grissom Elementary School is ranked 582nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Virgil Grissom Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (30.3%) is 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.

Virgil Grissom Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 231
2006 231
2007 251
2008 232
2009 222
2010 227
2011 204
2012 195

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.4
2006 13.2
2007 13.1
2008 12.3
2009 13
2010 15.3
2011 13.3
2012 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22510822510823
2006 0.26406926406926
2007 0.26693227091633
2008 0.22413793103448
2009 0.23873873873874
2010 0.30837004405286
2011 0.25
2012 0.3025641025641

Compare Virgil Grissom Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 30.3%
 
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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