Fort Deposit Elementary School



Fort Deposit Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fort Deposit Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 5
K 40
1 50
2 50
3 44
4 50
5 35
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Fort Deposit Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fort Deposit, AL in the Lowndes County School District. It enrolls 274 students in grades 1st through 12th. Fort Deposit Elementary School is the 663rd largest public school in Alabama and the 43,705th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 274
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,705th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 663rd out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 217th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 649th out of 782

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Fort Deposit Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 146
(53%)
524
(50%)
 Male 128
(47%)
525
(50%)

Fort Deposit Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 265
(97%)
1,032
(98%)
 White 6
(2%)
10
(1%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
2
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Fort Deposit Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 208
(76%)
784
(75%)
 Not Eligible 66
(24%)
265
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Fort Deposit Elementary School is ranked 499th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Fort Deposit Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.9%. 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.

Fort Deposit Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 324
2006 332
2007 309
2008 313
2009 308
2010 315
2011 323
2012 278
2013 276
2014 278
2015 274

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 15.8
2007 15.2
2008 15.8
2009 16.2
2010 14.1
2011 15.6
2012 12.1
2013 15.3
2014 15.4
2015 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99074074074074
2006 0.9066265060241
2007 0.94174757281553
2008 0.91054313099042
2009 0.92532467532468
2010 0.88571428571429
2011 0.92879256965944
2012 0.97482014388489
2013 0.97101449275362
2014 0.74820143884892
2015 0.75912408759124

Compare Fort Deposit Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 75.9%
 

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Public KG - 05 274 16.1:1  
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