Mercury Mine Elementary School



Mercury Mine Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mercury Mine Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 86
1 79
2 81
3 81
4 81
5 76
6 77
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mercury Mine Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Paradise Valley Unified School District. It enrolls 561 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mercury Mine Elementary School is the 522nd largest public school in Arizona and the 16,559th largest nationally. It has 18.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 561
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,559th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 522nd out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 422nd out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 472nd out of 932

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Mercury Mine Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 283
(50%)
8,402
(47%)
 Male 278
(50%)
9,325
(53%)

Mercury Mine Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 394
(70%)
9,931
(56%)
 Hispanic 109
(19%)
5,599
(32%)
 Two or More 37
(7%)
707
(4%)
 Black 15
(3%)
527
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
159
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
759
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
45
(0%)

Mercury Mine Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 457
(81%)
12,101
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 74
(13%)
4,898
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(5%)
728
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Mercury Mine Elementary School is ranked 757th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mercury Mine Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (18.5%) is significantly 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.

Mercury Mine Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 649
2006 650
2007 630
2008 641
2009 621
2010 605
2011 557
2012 546
2013 553
2014 546
2015 561

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.4
2006 18.1
2007 18.3
2008 19.3
2009 20.4
2010 19.1
2011 18.8
2012 19.2
2013 20.5
2014 20.2
2015 18.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22958397534669
2006 0.19230769230769
2007 0.20952380952381
2008 0.19032761310452
2009 0.20933977455717
2010 0.19338842975207
2011 0.16876122082585
2012 0.28205128205128
2013 0.081374321880651
2014 0.1996336996337
2015 0.18538324420677

Compare Mercury Mine Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
1,820.0% 18.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 18.5%
 
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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