Forest Dale Elementary School



Forest Dale Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Forest Dale Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 123
1 88
2 128
3 116
4 117
5 102
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Forest Dale Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Carmel, IN in the Carmel Clay School District. It enrolls 674 students in grades 1st through 12th. Forest Dale Elementary School is the 108th largest public school in Indiana and the 8,849th largest nationally. It has 18.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 674
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,849th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 108th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 693rd out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 103rd out of 1,125

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Forest Dale Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 338
(50%)
5,446
(49%)
 Male 336
(50%)
5,593
(51%)

Forest Dale Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 524
(78%)
8,423
(76%)
 Two or More 60
(9%)
632
(6%)
 Asian 33
(5%)
1,270
(12%)
 Black 32
(5%)
379
(3%)
 Hispanic 22
(3%)
281
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
15
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
39
(0%)

Forest Dale Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 504
(75%)
9,894
(90%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 132
(20%)
889
(8%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(6%)
256
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Forest Dale Elementary School is ranked 713th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Forest Dale Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.2%) is significantly lower than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

Forest Dale Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 750
2006 665
2007 654
2008 678
2009 671
2010 652
2011 726
2012 674

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.9
2006 N/A
2007 18.7
2008 20.5
2009 22.7
2010 17.6
2011 20.5
2012 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10133333333333
2006 0.10526315789474
2007 0.15290519877676
2008 0.17256637168142
2009 0.19523099850969
2010 0.21932515337423
2011 0.22176308539945
2012 0.25222551928783

Compare Forest Dale Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.2%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public KG - 05 674 18.7:1  
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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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