Heard Elementary School



Heard Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Heard Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 64
1 66
2 65
3 72
4 71
5 69
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Heard Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dothan, AL in the Dothan City School District. It enrolls 407 students in grades 1st through 12th. Heard Elementary School is the 499th largest public school in Alabama and the 31,347th largest nationally. It has 21.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 407
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 19
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,347th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 499th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 748th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 607th out of 782

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Heard Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 220
(54%)
3,259
(48%)
 Male 187
(46%)
3,499
(52%)

Heard Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 257
(63%)
2,491
(37%)
 Black 109
(27%)
3,661
(54%)
 Hispanic 18
(4%)
365
(5%)
 Asian 13
(3%)
93
(1%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
126
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
9
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Heard Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 249
(61%)
2,094
(31%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 137
(34%)
4,322
(64%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(5%)
342
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Heard Elementary School is ranked 620th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Heard Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.8%) is lower than the state average of 53.9%. 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.

Heard Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 372
2006 403
2007 371
2008 395
2009 418
2010 398
2011 397
2012 414
2013 389
2014 390
2015 407

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 14.9
2007 14.8
2008 18.5
2009 19.9
2010 17.9
2011 20.6
2012 17.8
2013 19.4
2014 20.5
2015 21.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73924731182796
2006 0.72704714640199
2007 0.68463611859838
2008 0.70379746835443
2009 0.44019138755981
2010 0.37437185929648
2011 0.40050377833753
2012 0.40096618357488
2013 0.3547557840617
2014 0.37692307692308
2015 0.38820638820639

Compare Heard Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
2,140.0% 21.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.8%
 
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 407 21.4:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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