Turning Point Academy



Turning Point Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Turning Point Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 6
1 4
2 4
3 3
4 2
5 13
6 10
7 10
8 8
9 11
10 5
11 1
12 0

Turning Point Academy is a public elementary school located in Emporia, KS in the Emporia School District. It enrolls 77 students in grades 1st through 12th. Turning Point Academy is the 706th largest public school in Kansas and the 53,714th largest nationally. It has 7.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 77
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 7.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 10
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 53,714th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 706th out of 745
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 17th out of 692
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 617th out of 692

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Turning Point Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 43
(56%)
1,637
(50%)
 Female 34
(44%)
1,632
(50%)

Turning Point Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 65
(84%)
1,525
(47%)
 Hispanic 7
(9%)
1,431
(44%)
 Black 2
(3%)
75
(2%)
 Two or More 2
(3%)
130
(4%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
83
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
23
(1%)

Turning Point Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 44
(57%)
985
(30%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 27
(35%)
1,938
(59%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(8%)
346
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, Turning Point Academy is ranked 694th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Turning Point Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

Turning Point Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 21
2006 52
2007 66
2008 103
2009 138
2010 146
2011 115
2012 77

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.5
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 11.2
2012 7.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42857142857143
2006 0.25
2007 0.16666666666667
2008 0.10679611650485
2009 0.10144927536232
2010 0.30821917808219
2011 0.4
2012 0.42857142857143

Compare Turning Point Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
770.0% 7.7:1
 
1,367.1% 13.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 42.9%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Turning Point Academy
Emporia, KS
Public KG - 12 77 7.7:1  
Sacred Heart School
Emporia, KS
Private KG - 06 63 13:1 1 miles
Riverside Elementary
Emporia, KS
Public PK - 05 440 12.7:1 1 miles
Logan Ave Elementary
Emporia, KS
Public PK - 05 289 13:1 1 miles
Emporia Christian School
Emporia, KS
Private PK - 08 93 10:1 2 miles
Walnut Elementary
Emporia, KS
Public PK - 05 321 14.3:1 2 miles
W a White Elementary
Emporia, KS
Public PK - 05 250 10.8:1 2 miles
Village Elementary
Emporia, KS
Public PK - 05 509 14.7:1 3 miles
Emporia Middle School
Emporia, KS
Public 06 - 08 915 13.4:1 4 miles
Timmerman Elementary
Emporia, KS
Public PK - 05 468 13.6:1 4 miles
Olpe Elementary K-6
Olpe, KS
Public PK - 06 168 14.1:1 9 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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