Root Elementary School



Root Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Root Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 84
1 76
2 73
3 86
4 83
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Root Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fayetteville, AR in the Fayetteville School District. It enrolls 402 students in grades 1st through 12th. Root Elementary School is the 306th largest public school in Arkansas and the 31,866th largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 402
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,866th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 306th out of 548
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 390th out of 548
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 355th out of 548

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Root Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 209
(52%)
2,814
(52%)
 Female 193
(48%)
2,618
(48%)

Root Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 332
(83%)
3,642
(67%)
 Two or More 18
(4%)
333
(6%)
 Hispanic 16
(4%)
670
(12%)
 Black 13
(3%)
479
(9%)
 Asian 10
(2%)
234
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 8
(2%)
38
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
36
(1%)

Root Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 320
(80%)
3,172
(58%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 68
(17%)
1,898
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(3%)
362
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 548 ranked schools in Arkansas, Root Elementary School is ranked 525th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Root Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 67.1%. 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.

Root Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 446
2006 486
2007 502
2008 542
2009 537
2010 528
2011 518
2012 507
2013 494
2014 494
2015 402

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.3
2006 14.7
2007 15.7
2008 15.5
2009 16
2010 17.2
2011 16.4
2012 14.6
2013 14.2
2014 15.4
2015 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.12331838565022
2006 0.1522633744856
2007 0.17131474103586
2008 0.18819188191882
2009 0.19925512104283
2010 0.15909090909091
2011 0.22972972972973
2012 0.20118343195266
2013 0.17611336032389
2014 0.22267206477733
2015 0.20398009950249

Compare Root Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.8% 14.0:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 67.1%
 

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Root Elementary School
Fayetteville, AR
Public KG - 04 402 15.9:1  
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Private PK - 08 294 9:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 04 314 15.3:1 2 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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