Thurston T Nelson Elementary School



Thurston T Nelson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thurston T Nelson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 63
1 58
2 50
3 45
4 44
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Thurston T Nelson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Scottsboro, AL in the Scottsboro City School District. It enrolls 260 students in grades 1st through 12th. Thurston T Nelson Elementary School is the 677th largest public school in Alabama and the 44,781st largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 260
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.95
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,781st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 677th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 71st out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 638th out of 782

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Thurston T Nelson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 145
(56%)
717
(53%)
 Female 115
(44%)
627
(47%)

Thurston T Nelson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 215
(83%)
1,108
(82%)
 Hispanic 28
(11%)
102
(8%)
 Black 10
(4%)
65
(5%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
43
(3%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
21
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Thurston T Nelson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 126
(48%)
615
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 111
(43%)
608
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(9%)
121
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Thurston T Nelson Elementary School is ranked 670th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thurston T Nelson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.5%) is slightly 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.

Thurston T Nelson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 270
2006 257
2007 270
2008 260
2009 272
2010 258
2011 261
2012 247
2013 247
2014 263
2015 260

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.7
2006 13.1
2007 14.1
2008 13.5
2009 11.1
2010 11.2
2011 11.4
2012 10.3
2013 13.3
2014 13.5
2015 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45555555555556
2006 0.39299610894942
2007 0.47037037037037
2008 0.50769230769231
2009 0.53676470588235
2010 0.63178294573643
2011 0.53639846743295
2012 0.61133603238866
2013 0.55465587044534
2014 0.57414448669202
2015 0.51538461538462

Compare Thurston T Nelson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 51.5%
 
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 04 260 14.5:1  
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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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