Rural Community Academy



Rural Community Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rural Community Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 16
1 12
2 17
3 13
4 13
5 17
6 16
7 13
8 18
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rural Community Academy is a public elementary school located in Sullivan, IN in the Rural Community Schools Inc School District. It enrolls 135 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rural Community Academy is the 1,106th largest public school in Indiana and the 51,266th largest nationally. It has 12.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 135
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 10.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 51,266th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 1,106th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 62nd out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 1,084th out of 1,125

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Rural Community Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 74
(55%)
74
(55%)
 Female 61
(45%)
61
(45%)

Rural Community Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 131
(97%)
131
(97%)
 Two or More 3
(2%)
3
(2%)
 Hispanic 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Rural Community Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 67
(50%)
67
(50%)
 Not Eligible 50
(37%)
50
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(13%)
18
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Rural Community Academy is ranked 1,015th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rural Community Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.0%) 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.

Rural Community Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 99
2006 123
2007 124
2008 148
2009 133
2010 137
2011 136
2012 135

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11
2006 N/A
2007 13.8
2008 14.8
2009 12
2010 12.5
2011 12.5
2012 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38383838383838
2006 0.39837398373984
2007 0.5
2008 0.47972972972973
2009 0.5187969924812
2010 0.56204379562044
2011 0.61764705882353
2012 0.62962962962963

Compare Rural Community Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
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 63.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Rural Community Academy
Sullivan, IN
Public KG - 08 135 12.9:1  
Hutsonville Elementary and Jr High School
Hutsonville, IL
Public PK - 08 258 9.2:1 6 miles
Sullivan Elementary School
Sullivan, IN
Public PK - 05 605 20.2:1 8 miles
Sullivan Middle School
Sullivan, IN
Public 06 - 08 321 18.9:1 8 miles
Palestine Grade School
Palestine, IL
Public PK - 08 249 9.7:1 9 miles
Shelburn Elementary School
Shelburn, IN
Public KG - 06 159 15.9:1 10 miles
Lincoln Elementary School
Robinson, IL
Public 03 - 05 330 17.3:1 13 miles
Washington Elementary School
Robinson, IL
Public PK - 02 431 16.3:1 13 miles
Nuttall Middle School
Robinson, IL
Public 06 - 08 346 12.5:1 13 miles
Farmersburg Elementary School
Farmersburg, IN
Public KG - 06 188 17.1:1 14 miles
New Hebron Christian School
Robinson, IL
Private PK - 08 115 10:1 16 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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