Peralta Trail Elementary School



Peralta Trail Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Peralta Trail Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 85
1 75
2 81
3 83
4 90
5 97
6 67
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Peralta Trail Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Apache Junction, AZ in the Apache Junction Unified School District. It enrolls 578 students in grades 1st through 12th. Peralta Trail Elementary School is the 493rd largest public school in Arizona and the 15,215th largest nationally. It has 17.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 578
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.01
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,215th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 493rd out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 346th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 374th out of 932

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Peralta Trail Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 301
(52%)
1,145
(54%)
 Female 277
(48%)
984
(46%)

Peralta Trail Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 385
(67%)
1,322
(62%)
 Hispanic 158
(27%)
685
(32%)
 Two or More 18
(3%)
57
(3%)
 Black 11
(2%)
36
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
16
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
11
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Peralta Trail Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 306
(53%)
1,362
(64%)
 Not Eligible 197
(34%)
543
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 75
(13%)
224
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Peralta Trail Elementary School is ranked 312th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Peralta Trail Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.6%. 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.

Peralta Trail Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 490
2006 494
2007 528
2008 522
2009 454
2010 639
2011 587
2012 534
2013 469
2014 443
2015 578

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.5
2006 18.3
2007 17
2008 16.8
2009 16.5
2010 21.1
2011 17.2
2012 16
2013 16.8
2014 17.7
2015 17.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.55918367346939
2006 0.47570850202429
2007 0.43560606060606
2008 0.41187739463602
2009 0.4625550660793
2010 0.42879499217527
2011 0.44293015332198
2012 0.52621722846442
2013 0.50106609808102
2014 0.51015801354402
2015 0.65916955017301

Compare Peralta Trail Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,750.0% 17.5:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 65.9%
 

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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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