Poston Road Elementary School



Poston Road Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Poston Road Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 71
1 71
2 61
3 84
4 67
5 76
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Poston Road Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Martinsville, IN in the M S D Martinsville School District. It enrolls 430 students in grades 1st through 12th. Poston Road Elementary School is the 587th largest public school in Indiana and the 28,529th largest nationally. It has 17.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 430
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,529th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 587th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 481st out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 498th out of 1,125

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Poston Road Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 224
(52%)
1,848
(52%)
 Female 206
(48%)
1,677
(48%)

Poston Road Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 406
(94%)
3,322
(94%)
 Black 7
(2%)
23
(1%)
 Hispanic 7
(2%)
74
(2%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
58
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
6
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
25
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
17
(0%)

Poston Road Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 215
(50%)
1,519
(43%)
 Not Eligible 164
(38%)
1,633
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 51
(12%)
373
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Poston Road Elementary School is ranked 419th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Poston Road Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.9%) 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.

Poston Road Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 415
2006 407
2007 434
2008 423
2009 455
2010 444
2011 415
2012 430

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 N/A
2007 18.1
2008 18.2
2009 18.8
2010 20.5
2011 16.6
2012 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41204819277108
2006 0.44471744471744
2007 0.50921658986175
2008 0.55791962174941
2009 0.6043956043956
2010 0.58333333333333
2011 0.59759036144578
2012 0.61860465116279

Compare Poston Road Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 61.9%
 

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Public KG - 05 430 17.2:1  
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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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