Melba Elementary School



Melba Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Melba Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 6
K 56
1 46
2 62
3 56
4 49
5 56
6 67
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Melba Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Melba, ID in the Melba Joint School District. It enrolls 398 students in grades 1st through 12th. Melba Elementary School is the 183rd largest public school in Idaho and the 31,809th largest nationally. It has 19.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 398
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,809th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Idaho: 183rd out of 399
Student/Teacher Rank in Idaho: 192nd out of 391
Full Time Teacher Rank in Idaho: 172nd out of 391

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Melba Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 209
(53%)
209
(53%)
 Female 189
(47%)
189
(47%)

Melba Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 287
(72%)
287
(72%)
 Hispanic 98
(25%)
98
(25%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
7
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Black 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Melba Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 190
(48%)
190
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 180
(45%)
180
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(7%)
28
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 384 ranked schools in Idaho, Melba Elementary School is ranked 143rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Melba Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.3%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Melba Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 309
2006 342
2007 321
2008 316
2009 294
2010 370
2011 391
2012 398

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.2
2006 21.4
2007 20.2
2008 20.7
2009 19.5
2010 N/A
2011 19.7
2012 19.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50485436893204
2006 0.35380116959064
2007 0.41433021806854
2008 0.42088607594937
2009 0.49659863945578
2010 0.46756756756757
2011 0.54475703324808
2012 0.52261306532663

Compare Melba Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
1,970.0% 19.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
This School 52.3%
 
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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