Dexter Elementary School



Dexter Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dexter Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 64
1 78
2 74
3 70
4 59
5 63
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dexter Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Evansville, IN in the Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation. It enrolls 408 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dexter Elementary School is the 638th largest public school in Indiana and the 30,818th largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 408
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 30,818th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 638th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 126th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 306th out of 1,125

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Dexter Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 226
(55%)
7,973
(51%)
 Female 182
(45%)
7,509
(49%)

Dexter Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 198
(49%)
10,885
(70%)
 Black 124
(30%)
2,180
(14%)
 Two or More 66
(16%)
1,571
(10%)
 Hispanic 20
(5%)
572
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
27
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
203
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
44
(0%)

Dexter Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 277
(68%)
8,021
(52%)
 Not Eligible 83
(20%)
6,010
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(12%)
1,451
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Dexter Elementary School is ranked 265th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dexter Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.7%) is significantly 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.

Dexter Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 362
2006 334
2007 366
2008 384
2009 388
2010 457
2011 453
2012 408

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 N/A
2007 12.3
2008 12.8
2009 12.6
2010 15.9
2011 15.6
2012 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.67955801104972
2006 0.88323353293413
2007 0.9207650273224
2008 0.9765625
2009 1.0077319587629
2010 0.80306345733042
2011 0.7924944812362
2012 0.79656862745098

Compare Dexter Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 79.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Dexter Elementary School
Evansville, IN
Public KG - 05 408 14.1:1  
Mcgary Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 308 10.3:1 1 miles
Christ the King School
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Private PK - 08 188 14:1 1 miles
Harper Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 471 16.8:1 2 miles
Montessori Academy
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Holy Rosary School
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Private PK - 08 439 17:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 08 459 20:1 2 miles
Hebron Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 879 20.4:1 2 miles
Evansville Christian School
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Private PK - 08 600 12:1 2 miles
Fairlawn Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 450 14.5:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 05 507 15.8:1 2 miles
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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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