Grissom Elementary School



Grissom Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Grissom Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 91
1 91
2 85
3 82
4 66
5 76
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Grissom Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Muncie, IN in the Muncie Community School District. It enrolls 491 students in grades 1st through 12th. Grissom Elementary School is the 413th largest public school in Indiana and the 22,354th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 491
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,354th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 413th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 223rd out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 195th out of 1,125

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Grissom Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 281
(57%)
2,636
(53%)
 Female 210
(43%)
2,314
(47%)

Grissom Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 336
(68%)
3,290
(66%)
 Black 85
(17%)
917
(19%)
 Two or More 60
(12%)
518
(10%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
157
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
20
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
46
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Grissom Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 394
(80%)
3,378
(68%)
 Not Eligible 73
(15%)
1,209
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(5%)
363
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Grissom Elementary School is ranked 136th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Grissom Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.1%) 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.

Grissom Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 460
2006 422
2007 419
2008 415
2009 531
2010 550
2011 531
2012 491

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 N/A
2007 12.7
2008 13
2009 14.8
2010 18.3
2011 16.1
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71521739130435
2006 0.83649289099526
2007 0.86634844868735
2008 0.86987951807229
2009 0.89077212806026
2010 0.83090909090909
2011 0.87570621468927
2012 0.85132382892057

Compare Grissom Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
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 85.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Grissom Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 491 15.3:1  
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Public KG - 05 393 19.6:1 3 miles
West View Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 308 16.2:1 4 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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