Francis W Parker School 56



Francis W Parker School 56 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Francis W Parker School 56 Students by Grade
PK 0
K 48
1 51
2 35
3 38
4 32
5 29
6 23
7 13
8 11
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Francis W Parker School 56 is a public elementary school located in Indianapolis, IN in the Indianapolis Public Schools. It enrolls 280 students in grades 1st through 12th. Francis W Parker School 56 is the 927th largest public school in Indiana and the 42,880th largest nationally. It has 11.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 280
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,880th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 927th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 27th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 498th out of 1,125

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Francis W Parker School 56 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 156
(56%)
11,121
(52%)
 Female 124
(44%)
10,460
(48%)

Francis W Parker School 56 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 206
(74%)
10,866
(50%)
 Hispanic 33
(12%)
4,544
(21%)
 White 30
(11%)
4,935
(23%)
 Two or More 9
(3%)
1,108
(5%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
100
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
24
(0%)

Francis W Parker School 56 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 229
(82%)
17,503
(81%)
 Not Eligible 34
(12%)
3,187
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(6%)
891
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Francis W Parker School 56 is ranked 471st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Francis W Parker School 56 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.9%) 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.

Francis W Parker School 56 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 342
2006 327
2007 304
2008 260
2009 291
2010 290
2011 282
2012 280

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.1
2006 N/A
2007 10
2008 9.6
2009 11
2010 11.4
2011 10.1
2012 11.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88011695906433
2006 0.92966360856269
2007 0.875
2008 0.87692307692308
2009 0.89003436426117
2010 0.82413793103448
2011 0.89716312056738
2012 0.87857142857143

Compare Francis W Parker School 56 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,120.0% 11.2:1
 
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 87.9%
 

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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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