Parker Elementary School



Parker Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Parker Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 77
1 66
2 62
3 65
4 44
5 52
6 62
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Parker Elementary School is a public elementary school located in New Castle, IN in the New Castle Community School Corporation. It enrolls 428 students in grades 1st through 12th. Parker Elementary School is the 592nd largest public school in Indiana and the 28,736th largest nationally. It has 17.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 428
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,736th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 592nd out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 463rd out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 498th out of 1,125

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Parker Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 219
(51%)
930
(51%)
 Female 209
(49%)
900
(49%)

Parker Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 384
(90%)
1,649
(90%)
 Hispanic 22
(5%)
72
(4%)
 Two or More 19
(4%)
82
(4%)
 Black 2
(0%)
18
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Parker Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 287
(67%)
1,026
(56%)
 Not Eligible 107
(25%)
630
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(8%)
174
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Parker Elementary School is ranked 272nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Parker Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.0%) is 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.

Parker Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 433
2006 398
2007 415
2008 386
2009 381
2010 466
2011 443
2012 428

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 N/A
2007 16
2008 16.5
2009 16.6
2010 18.8
2011 17
2012 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59815242494226
2006 0.62562814070352
2007 0.63373493975904
2008 0.74611398963731
2009 0.79002624671916
2010 0.74892703862661
2011 0.75395033860045
2012 0.75

Compare Parker Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 75.0%
 

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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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