Memorial Elementary School



Memorial Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Memorial Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 54
1 56
2 34
3 61
4 58
5 88
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Memorial Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Valparaiso, IN in the Valparaiso Community School District. It enrolls 351 students in grades 1st through 12th. Memorial Elementary School is the 763rd largest public school in Indiana and the 36,559th largest nationally. It has 20.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 351
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,559th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 763rd out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 906th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 896th out of 1,125

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Memorial Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 183
(52%)
2,165
(51%)
 Female 168
(48%)
2,078
(49%)

Memorial Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 307
(87%)
3,415
(80%)
 Hispanic 18
(5%)
408
(10%)
 Two or More 15
(4%)
189
(4%)
 Black 7
(2%)
146
(3%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
78
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Memorial Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 286
(81%)
2,969
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 61
(17%)
1,110
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(1%)
164
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Memorial Elementary School is ranked 1,058th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Memorial Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (18.5%) is significantly 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.

Memorial Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 313
2006 320
2007 370
2008 351
2009 347
2010 339
2011 352
2012 351

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.6
2006 N/A
2007 24.7
2008 24.5
2009 22.7
2010 24.1
2011 19.6
2012 20.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14696485623003
2006 0.165625
2007 0.15135135135135
2008 0.14529914529915
2009 0.17579250720461
2010 0.17699115044248
2011 0.18181818181818
2012 0.18518518518519

Compare Memorial Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
2,060.0% 20.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 18.5%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public KG - 05 351 20.6:1  
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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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