Moonlight Elementary School



Moonlight Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Moonlight Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 55
K 113
1 107
2 117
3 114
4 112
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Moonlight Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Gardner, KS in the Gardner Edgerton School District. It enrolls 618 students in grades 1st through 12th. Moonlight Elementary School is the 32nd largest public school in Kansas and the 12,099th largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 618
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,099th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 32nd out of 745
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 529th out of 692
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 34th out of 692

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Moonlight Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 336
(54%)
2,141
(53%)
 Female 282
(46%)
1,876
(47%)

Moonlight Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 497
(80%)
3,266
(81%)
 Hispanic 56
(9%)
383
(10%)
 Two or More 23
(4%)
172
(4%)
 Black 22
(4%)
108
(3%)
 Asian 15
(2%)
67
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
17
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Moonlight Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 368
(60%)
2,626
(65%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 188
(30%)
977
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 62
(10%)
414
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, Moonlight Elementary School is ranked 165th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Moonlight Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.5%) is 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.

Moonlight Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 437
2006 453
2007 422
2008 499
2009 548
2010 619
2011 598
2012 618

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 12.8
2007 11.7
2008 14.1
2009 15
2010 15.2
2011 13.5
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.26773455377574
2006 0.30684326710817
2007 0.36492890995261
2008 0.36472945891784
2009 0.41058394160584
2010 0.40872374798061
2011 0.41973244147157
2012 0.40453074433657

Compare Moonlight Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,367.1% 13.7:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.5%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 04 618 15.7:1  
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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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