Petersburg Elementary School



Petersburg Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Petersburg Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 21
K 88
1 76
2 66
3 75
4 71
5 83
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Petersburg Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Petersburg, IN in the Pike County School Corporation. It enrolls 480 students in grades 1st through 12th. Petersburg Elementary School is the 438th largest public school in Indiana and the 23,411th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 480
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 31
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,411th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 438th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 254th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 228th out of 1,125

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Petersburg Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 267
(56%)
734
(52%)
 Female 213
(44%)
683
(48%)

Petersburg Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 464
(97%)
1,371
(97%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
23
(2%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Black 2
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Petersburg Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 264
(55%)
822
(58%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 187
(39%)
498
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(6%)
97
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Petersburg Elementary School is ranked 565th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Petersburg Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Petersburg Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 477
2006 463
2007 461
2008 457
2009 469
2010 471
2011 478
2012 480

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 N/A
2007 16.5
2008 15.8
2009 15.6
2010 16.5
2011 15.4
2012 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37945492662474
2006 0.37149028077754
2007 0.3644251626898
2008 0.35667396061269
2009 0.43923240938166
2010 0.4203821656051
2011 0.44351464435146
2012 0.45

Compare Petersburg Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.0%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 480 15.5:1  
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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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