Mcdermott Elementary



Mcdermott Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mcdermott Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 75
1 74
2 70
3 66
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mcdermott Elementary is a public elementary school located in Liberal, KS in the Liberal School District. It enrolls 285 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mcdermott Elementary is the 422nd largest public school in Kansas and the 42,457th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 285
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 20
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,457th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 422nd out of 745
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 368th out of 692
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 407th out of 692

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Mcdermott Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 159
(56%)
1,569
(51%)
 Female 126
(44%)
1,492
(49%)

Mcdermott Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 226
(79%)
2,353
(77%)
 White 44
(15%)
485
(16%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
82
(3%)
 Two or More 6
(2%)
59
(2%)
 Black 3
(1%)
63
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
19
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Mcdermott Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 224
(79%)
2,183
(71%)
 Not Eligible 34
(12%)
569
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(9%)
309
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, Mcdermott Elementary is ranked 163rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mcdermott Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

Mcdermott Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 260
2006 246
2007 260
2008 305
2009 301
2010 321
2011 310
2012 285

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 11.3
2007 12.1
2008 14.2
2009 14.7
2010 15.3
2011 15.6
2012 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81923076923077
2006 0.84552845528455
2007 0.83076923076923
2008 0.83934426229508
2009 0.82392026578073
2010 0.88473520249221
2011 0.81935483870968
2012 0.88070175438596

Compare Mcdermott Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,367.1% 13.7:1
 
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 88.1%
 

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Mcdermott Elementary
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Public KG - 03 285 14.2:1  
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Public KG - 03 233 16.1:1 2 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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