L F Smith Elementary



L F Smith Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

L F Smith Elementary Students by Grade
PK 20
K 71
1 60
2 85
3 43
4 48
5 60
6 76
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

L F Smith Elementary is a public elementary school located in Columbus, IN in the Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation. It enrolls 463 students in grades 1st through 12th. L F Smith Elementary is the 498th largest public school in Indiana and the 25,165th largest nationally. It has 18.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 463
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,165th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 498th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 693rd out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 543rd out of 1,125

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L F Smith Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 234
(51%)
3,143
(50%)
 Male 229
(49%)
3,120
(50%)

L F Smith Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 368
(79%)
4,606
(74%)
 Hispanic 44
(10%)
844
(13%)
 Two or More 27
(6%)
266
(4%)
 Asian 14
(3%)
370
(6%)
 Black 8
(2%)
133
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
37
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

L F Smith Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 244
(53%)
2,499
(40%)
 Not Eligible 185
(40%)
3,258
(52%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(7%)
506
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, L F Smith Elementary is ranked 375th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of L F Smith Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

L F Smith Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 478
2006 396
2007 420
2008 402
2009 410
2010 490
2011 502
2012 463

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 N/A
2007 21.6
2008 20.7
2009 18
2010 20.6
2011 20.1
2012 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44560669456067
2006 0.50505050505051
2007 0.46428571428571
2008 0.54228855721393
2009 0.52439024390244
2010 0.51020408163265
2011 0.57768924302789
2012 0.60043196544276

Compare L F Smith Elementary 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
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 60.0%
 

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Public PK - 06 463 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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