King Elementary School



King Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

King Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 40
K 82
1 95
2 89
3 98
4 86
5 65
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

King Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Van Buren, AR in the Van Buren School District. It enrolls 555 students in grades 1st through 12th. King Elementary School is the 134th largest public school in Arkansas and the 17,069th largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 555
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,069th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 134th out of 548
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 428th out of 548
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 167th out of 548

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King Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 288
(52%)
2,014
(50%)
 Male 267
(48%)
2,018
(50%)

King Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 315
(57%)
2,834
(70%)
 Hispanic 168
(30%)
688
(17%)
 Two or More 40
(7%)
219
(5%)
 Asian 18
(3%)
114
(3%)
 Black 8
(1%)
101
(3%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
73
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

King Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 421
(76%)
2,305
(57%)
 Not Eligible 80
(14%)
1,236
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(10%)
491
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 548 ranked schools in Arkansas, King Elementary School is ranked 64th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of King Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.6%) 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.

King Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 321
2006 313
2007 325
2008 321
2009 287
2010 269
2011 397
2012 535
2013 553
2014 566
2015 555

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 11.6
2007 16.2
2008 18.9
2009 15.6
2010 16.3
2011 17.8
2012 18.6
2013 16.7
2014 16.3
2015 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43613707165109
2006 0.46964856230032
2007 0.52615384615385
2008 0.61993769470405
2009 0.70383275261324
2010 0.7360594795539
2011 0.77581863979849
2012 0.82429906542056
2013 0.81555153707052
2014 0.81802120141343
2015 0.85585585585586

Compare King Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.8% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 67.1%
 
This School 85.6%
 

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King Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 555 16.4:1  
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Public 06 - 08 656 12.9:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 06 454 16.1:1 3 miles
Rena Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 462 15.7:1 3 miles
Union Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 290 8:1 4 miles
Union Christian Academy Elementary Campus
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Private PK - 12 263 7:1 4 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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