Myrtlewood Elementary School



Myrtlewood Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Myrtlewood Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 16
K 45
1 53
2 43
3 39
4 40
5 46
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Myrtlewood Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fosters, AL in the Tuscaloosa County School District. It enrolls 282 students in grades 1st through 12th. Myrtlewood Elementary School is the 656th largest public school in Alabama and the 43,105th largest nationally. It has 17.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 282
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 16
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,105th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 656th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 464th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 672nd out of 782

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Myrtlewood Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 141
(50%)
6,668
(51%)
 Female 141
(50%)
6,433
(49%)

Myrtlewood Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 141
(50%)
8,106
(62%)
 Black 126
(45%)
3,633
(28%)
 Two or More 10
(4%)
272
(2%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
957
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
115
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Myrtlewood Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 148
(52%)
5,097
(39%)
 Not Eligible 118
(42%)
7,413
(57%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(6%)
591
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Myrtlewood Elementary School is ranked 605th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Myrtlewood Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.2%) is slightly 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.

Myrtlewood Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 234
2006 234
2007 271
2008 261
2009 261
2010 278
2011 265
2012 246
2013 252
2014 276
2015 282

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 13.8
2007 14.6
2008 13.9
2009 11.9
2010 16.4
2011 15.6
2012 13.7
2013 18
2014 19.7
2015 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62820512820513
2006 0.63675213675214
2007 0.53136531365314
2008 0.70114942528736
2009 0.74329501915709
2010 0.70863309352518
2011 0.73962264150943
2012 0.71138211382114
2013 0.67460317460317
2014 0.71739130434783
2015 0.58156028368794

Compare Myrtlewood Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 58.2%
 

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Public KG - 05 282 17.6:1  
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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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