Flora Thew Elementary School



Flora Thew Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Flora Thew Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 89
1 95
2 119
3 101
4 106
5 91
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Flora Thew Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Tempe, AZ in the Tempe School District. It enrolls 601 students in grades 1st through 12th. Flora Thew Elementary School is the 459th largest public school in Arizona and the 13,602nd largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 601
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.58
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,602nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 459th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 278th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 291st out of 932

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Flora Thew Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 303
(50%)
5,876
(51%)
 Female 298
(50%)
5,693
(49%)

Flora Thew Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 430
(72%)
6,111
(53%)
 Black 51
(8%)
1,232
(11%)
 White 41
(7%)
2,534
(22%)
 American Indian 31
(5%)
802
(7%)
 Two or More 21
(3%)
465
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 17
(3%)
150
(1%)
 Asian 10
(2%)
275
(2%)

Flora Thew Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 403
(67%)
6,906
(60%)
 Not Eligible 186
(31%)
3,951
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(2%)
712
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Flora Thew Elementary School is ranked 277th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Flora Thew Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.1%) 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.

Flora Thew Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 600
2006 554
2007 524
2008 532
2009 550
2010 573
2011 617
2012 619
2013 630
2014 645
2015 601

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 13.6
2007 14.3
2008 13.9
2009 15
2010 15.4
2011 16.2
2012 16.5
2013 17.1
2014 17.2
2015 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.995
2006 0.94223826714801
2007 0.92557251908397
2008 0.86842105263158
2009 0.88181818181818
2010 0.89877835951134
2011 0.90923824959481
2012 0.87237479806139
2013 0.87936507936508
2014 0.86511627906977
2015 0.69051580698835

Compare Flora Thew Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 69.1%
 

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Public KG - 06 601 16.9:1  
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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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