Dewitt Elementary School



Dewitt Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dewitt Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 99
1 81
2 76
3 93
4 73
5 77
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dewitt Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dewitt, AR in the Dewitt School District. It enrolls 519 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dewitt Elementary School is the 171st largest public school in Arkansas and the 20,157th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 519
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,157th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 171st out of 548
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 205th out of 548
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 111th out of 548

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Dewitt Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 263
(51%)
448
(50%)
 Male 256
(49%)
457
(50%)

Dewitt Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 389
(75%)
709
(78%)
 Black 73
(14%)
119
(13%)
 Hispanic 35
(7%)
47
(5%)
 Two or More 22
(4%)
29
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Dewitt Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 335
(65%)
543
(60%)
 Not Eligible 150
(29%)
283
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(7%)
79
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 548 ranked schools in Arkansas, Dewitt Elementary School is ranked 158th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dewitt Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.1%) is slightly 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.

Dewitt Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 571
2006 556
2007 585
2008 558
2009 553
2010 535
2011 493
2012 487
2013 478
2014 489
2015 519

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 13.2
2007 13.6
2008 13.6
2009 12.8
2010 12.8
2011 13.7
2012 13.9
2013 13.9
2014 13.5
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59019264448336
2006 0.64028776978417
2007 0.61880341880342
2008 0.64516129032258
2009 0.67269439421338
2010 0.65233644859813
2011 0.68762677484787
2012 0.68377823408624
2013 0.70502092050209
2014 0.69120654396728
2015 0.71098265895954

Compare Dewitt Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
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 71.1%
 

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Public PK - 05 519 14:1  
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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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