Liberty Elementary School



Liberty Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Liberty Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 83
1 132
2 102
3 121
4 97
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Liberty Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chesterton, IN in the Duneland School Corporation. It enrolls 535 students in grades 1st through 12th. Liberty Elementary School is the 310th largest public school in Indiana and the 18,347th largest nationally. It has 19.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 535
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,347th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 310th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 825th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 391st out of 1,125

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Liberty Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 273
(51%)
1,521
(51%)
 Female 262
(49%)
1,433
(49%)

Liberty Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 446
(83%)
2,471
(84%)
 Hispanic 65
(12%)
293
(10%)
 Two or More 20
(4%)
116
(4%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
33
(1%)
 Black 2
(0%)
38
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Liberty Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 360
(67%)
2,055
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 151
(28%)
715
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(4%)
184
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Liberty Elementary School is ranked 693rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Liberty Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (32.7%) is 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.

Liberty Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 415
2006 418
2007 456
2008 481
2009 492
2010 513
2011 550
2012 535

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.3
2006 N/A
2007 19
2008 19.2
2009 17.6
2010 21.4
2011 19
2012 19.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.35421686746988
2006 0.29904306220096
2007 0.26973684210526
2008 0.29313929313929
2009 0.3739837398374
2010 0.3411306042885
2011 0.31636363636364
2012 0.32710280373832

Compare Liberty Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
1,980.0% 19.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 32.7%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Liberty Elementary School
Chesterton, IN
Public KG - 04 535 19.8:1  
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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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