Bayou Meto Elementary School



Bayou Meto Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bayou Meto Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 16
K 48
1 50
2 46
3 43
4 44
5 48
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bayou Meto Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Jacksonville, AR in the Pulaski County. Spec. School District. It enrolls 295 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bayou Meto Elementary School is the 435th largest public school in Arkansas and the 42,020th largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 295
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.85
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,020th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 435th out of 548
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 160th out of 548
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 414th out of 548

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Bayou Meto Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 149
(51%)
6,154
(49%)
 Male 146
(49%)
6,416
(51%)

Bayou Meto Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 253
(86%)
5,425
(43%)
 Hispanic 17
(6%)
1,046
(8%)
 Black 14
(5%)
5,272
(42%)
 Two or More 9
(3%)
459
(4%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
297
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
59
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
12
(0%)

Bayou Meto Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 186
(63%)
7,416
(59%)
 Not Eligible 76
(26%)
4,309
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(11%)
845
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 548 ranked schools in Arkansas, Bayou Meto Elementary School is ranked 378th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bayou Meto Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.2%) 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.

Bayou Meto Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 430
2006 411
2007 382
2008 379
2009 391
2010 368
2011 335
2012 322
2013 326
2014 300
2015 295

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.9
2006 15.2
2007 13.6
2008 14.6
2009 14.2
2010 15
2011 15.8
2012 15.3
2013 14.1
2014 13.6
2015 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50232558139535
2006 0.57177615571776
2007 0.65706806282723
2008 0.57519788918206
2009 0.68030690537084
2010 0.69021739130435
2011 0.6865671641791
2012 0.78571428571429
2013 0.70245398773006
2014 0.75
2015 0.74237288135593

Compare Bayou Meto Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
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 74.2%
 

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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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