Emerson Elementary School



Emerson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Emerson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 42
1 34
2 35
3 41
4 29
5 35
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Emerson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Sioux City, IA in the Sioux City Community School District. It enrolls 216 students in grades 1st through 12th. Emerson Elementary School is the 535th largest public school in Iowa and the 47,251st largest nationally. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 216
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 47,251st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 535th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 222nd out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 522nd out of 723

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Emerson Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 116
(54%)
5,059
(52%)
 Female 100
(46%)
4,702
(48%)

Emerson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 91
(42%)
5,320
(55%)
 Hispanic 72
(33%)
2,943
(30%)
 Two or More 19
(9%)
319
(3%)
 Black 18
(8%)
447
(5%)
 American Indian 13
(6%)
365
(4%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
322
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
45
(0%)

Emerson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 168
(78%)
5,461
(56%)
 Not Eligible 34
(16%)
3,448
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(6%)
852
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Emerson Elementary School is ranked 189th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Emerson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.3%) 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.

Emerson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 227
2006 226
2007 227
2008 231
2009 216
2010 193
2011 211
2012 216

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 14.4
2007 13.6
2008 13.5
2009 12.1
2010 12.9
2011 12.4
2012 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.63436123348018
2006 0.57964601769912
2007 0.65198237885463
2008 0.71861471861472
2009 0.75925925925926
2010 0.78238341968912
2011 0.81516587677725
2012 0.84259259259259

Compare Emerson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
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 84.3%
 

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Public PK - 05 216 13.3:1  
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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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