Sophia P Kingston Elementary School



Sophia P Kingston Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sophia P Kingston Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 27
1 32
2 35
3 33
4 29
5 33
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sophia P Kingston Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Selma, AL in the Selma City School District. It enrolls 189 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sophia P Kingston Elementary School is the 735th largest public school in Alabama and the 49,043rd largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 189
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 13.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49,043rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 735th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 48th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 715th out of 782

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Sophia P Kingston Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 99
(52%)
1,214
(50%)
 Male 90
(48%)
1,226
(50%)

Sophia P Kingston Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 189
(100%)
2,347
(96%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
68
(3%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
13
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Sophia P Kingston Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 150
(79%)
1,643
(67%)
 Not Eligible 39
(21%)
797
(33%)
 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, Sophia P Kingston Elementary School is ranked 640th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sophia P Kingston Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.4%) 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.

Sophia P Kingston Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 276
2006 285
2007 266
2008 280
2009 285
2010 263
2011 252
2012 265
2013 258
2014 199
2015 189

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 16.3
2007 15.9
2008 19.3
2009 19.8
2010 14.6
2011 16.8
2012 15.8
2013 17.8
2014 14.7
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.96376811594203
2006 0.92631578947368
2007 0.81203007518797
2008 0.81071428571429
2009 0.83157894736842
2010 0.79467680608365
2011 0.80952380952381
2012 0.80377358490566
2013 0.81007751937984
2014 0.82412060301508
2015 0.79365079365079

Compare Sophia P Kingston Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 79.4%
 

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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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