Dequeen Elementary School



Dequeen Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dequeen Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 213
4 174
5 166
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dequeen Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dequeen, AR in the Dequeen School District. It enrolls 553 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dequeen Elementary School is the 137th largest public school in Arkansas and the 17,233rd largest nationally. It has 12.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 553
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.79
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,233rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 137th out of 548
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 113th out of 548
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 54th out of 548

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Dequeen Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 278
(50%)
782
(50%)
 Female 275
(50%)
774
(50%)

Dequeen Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 324
(59%)
964
(62%)
 White 188
(34%)
461
(30%)
 Black 16
(3%)
48
(3%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
36
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 7
(1%)
23
(1%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
10
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
14
(1%)

Dequeen Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 385
(70%)
1,121
(72%)
 Not Eligible 123
(22%)
323
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(8%)
112
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 548 ranked schools in Arkansas, Dequeen Elementary School is ranked 97th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dequeen Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.8%) is higher than the state average of 67.1%. 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.

Dequeen Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 488
2006 515
2007 516
2008 505
2009 522
2010 537
2011 572
2012 555
2013 535
2014 524
2015 553

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.1
2006 14.3
2007 13.9
2008 14.9
2009 16.1
2010 13.9
2011 14.9
2012 14
2013 13.3
2014 13.2
2015 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.76024590163934
2006 0.79029126213592
2007 0.77519379844961
2008 0.78217821782178
2009 0.78735632183908
2010 0.80260707635009
2011 0.78846153846154
2012 0.76756756756757
2013 0.79626168224299
2014 0.77862595419847
2015 0.77757685352622

Compare Dequeen Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
1,403.8% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 67.1%
 
This School 77.8%
 

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Dequeen Elementary School
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Public 03 - 05 553 12.9:1  
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Public KG - 02 643 13.7:1 1 miles
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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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