Mentone Elementary School



Mentone Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mentone Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 85
1 78
2 85
3 84
4 80
5 68
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mentone Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Mentone, IN in the Tippecanoe Valley School Corporation. It enrolls 480 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mentone Elementary School is the 438th largest public school in Indiana and the 23,411th largest nationally. It has 18.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 480
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,411th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 438th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 665th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 442nd out of 1,125

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Mentone Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 246
(51%)
709
(51%)
 Female 234
(49%)
672
(49%)

Mentone Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 410
(85%)
1,127
(82%)
 Hispanic 37
(8%)
161
(12%)
 Two or More 28
(6%)
79
(6%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
9
(1%)
 Black 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Mentone Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 251
(52%)
687
(50%)
 Not Eligible 187
(39%)
548
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(9%)
146
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Mentone Elementary School is ranked 344th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mentone Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.0%) 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.

Mentone Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 537
2006 534
2007 511
2008 496
2009 488
2010 538
2011 527
2012 480

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.1
2006 N/A
2007 19.3
2008 17.7
2009 16.8
2010 18
2011 17.3
2012 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39292364990689
2006 0.47752808988764
2007 0.49902152641879
2008 0.51612903225806
2009 0.63524590163934
2010 0.58736059479554
2011 0.60910815939279
2012 0.61041666666667

Compare Mentone Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 61.0%
 

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Public KG - 05 480 18.5:1  
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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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