Pettit Park School



Pettit Park School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pettit Park School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 57
1 42
2 39
3 52
4 42
5 47
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pettit Park School is a public elementary school located in Kokomo, IN in the Kokomo-Center Twp Consolidated School Corporation. It enrolls 279 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pettit Park School is the 932nd largest public school in Indiana and the 42,966th largest nationally. It has 12.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 279
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,966th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 932nd out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 57th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 650th out of 1,125

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Pettit Park School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 147
(53%)
2,286
(53%)
 Female 132
(47%)
2,068
(47%)

Pettit Park School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 210
(75%)
2,951
(68%)
 Black 31
(11%)
642
(15%)
 Two or More 23
(8%)
486
(11%)
 Hispanic 13
(5%)
224
(5%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
12
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
36
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Pettit Park School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 239
(86%)
2,850
(65%)
 Not Eligible 27
(10%)
1,128
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(5%)
376
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Pettit Park School is ranked 456th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pettit Park School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.3%) 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.

Pettit Park School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 351
2006 243
2007 227
2008 230
2009 266
2010 298
2011 224
2012 279

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 N/A
2007 10
2008 10.6
2009 10.5
2010 13.2
2011 14
2012 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51851851851852
2006 0.78600823045267
2007 0.84581497797357
2008 0.86086956521739
2009 0.93984962406015
2010 0.85570469798658
2011 0.91517857142857
2012 0.90322580645161

Compare Pettit Park School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
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 90.3%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Pettit Park School
Kokomo, IN
Public KG - 05 279 12.7:1  
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Public KG - 05 599 16.2:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 05 491 12.9:1 2 miles
Wallace Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 176 14.7:1 2 miles
Kokomo Christian School
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Private PK - 06 59 8:1 3 miles
Sycamore Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 701 17.5:1 3 miles
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Public 06 - 08 656 16.4:1 3 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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