Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School



Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 21
K 68
1 92
2 97
3 124
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fountain Hills, AZ in the Fountain Hills Unified School District. It enrolls 402 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School is the 816th largest public school in Arizona and the 31,866th largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 402
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,866th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 816th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 156th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 596th out of 932

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Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 214
(53%)
547
(54%)
 Female 188
(47%)
465
(46%)

Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 241
(60%)
652
(64%)
 American Indian 70
(17%)
156
(15%)
 Hispanic 52
(13%)
117
(12%)
 Two or More 27
(7%)
56
(6%)
 Black 9
(2%)
19
(2%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
11
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 246
(61%)
695
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 127
(32%)
259
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(7%)
58
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School is ranked 656th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 53.6%. 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.

Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 473
2006 491
2007 484
2008 489
2009 438
2010 412
2011 520
2012 515
2013 491
2014 450
2015 402

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 16.9
2007 14.9
2008 14.6
2009 14.8
2010 13.7
2011 14.2
2012 15.1
2013 15.3
2014 14
2015 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10782241014799
2006 0.095723014256619
2007
2008 0.14314928425358
2009 0.0022831050228311
2010 N/A
2011 0.2
2012 N/A
2013 0.24032586558045
2014 0.31555555555556
2015 0.38805970149254

Compare Mcdowell Mountain Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.8%
 
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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