Ethel R Jones Elementary School



Ethel R Jones Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ethel R Jones Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 79
1 70
2 56
3 77
4 83
5 70
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ethel R Jones Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Portage, IN in the Portage Township School District. It enrolls 435 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ethel R Jones Elementary School is the 575th largest public school in Indiana and the 28,011th largest nationally. It has 20.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 435
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 21
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,011th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 575th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 919th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 708th out of 1,125

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Ethel R Jones Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 228
(52%)
2,851
(52%)
 Female 207
(48%)
2,607
(48%)

Ethel R Jones Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 284
(65%)
3,561
(65%)
 Hispanic 109
(25%)
1,126
(21%)
 Black 22
(5%)
449
(8%)
 Two or More 13
(3%)
268
(5%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
37
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
17
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ethel R Jones Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 214
(49%)
2,291
(42%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 172
(40%)
2,539
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(11%)
628
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Ethel R Jones Elementary School is ranked 553rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ethel R Jones Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.8%) 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.

Ethel R Jones Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 423
2006 423
2007 434
2008 444
2009 409
2010 421
2011 402
2012 435

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.8
2006 N/A
2007 21.6
2008 22.2
2009 18.9
2010 22.5
2011 17.7
2012 20.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24113475177305
2006 0.28841607565012
2007 0.30414746543779
2008 0.36036036036036
2009 0.44498777506112
2010 0.42755344418052
2011 0.45024875621891
2012 0.50804597701149

Compare Ethel R Jones Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
2,070.0% 20.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 50.8%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Ethel R Jones Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 435 20.7:1  
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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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