Drexel Elementary School



Drexel Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Drexel Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 70
1 103
2 92
3 84
4 85
5 98
6 90
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Drexel Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Tucson, AZ in the Sunnyside Unified School District. It enrolls 622 students in grades 1st through 12th. Drexel Elementary School is the 418th largest public school in Arizona and the 12,234th largest nationally. It has 24.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 622
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,234th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 418th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 893rd out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 633rd out of 932

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Drexel Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 319
(51%)
5,829
(52%)
 Female 303
(49%)
5,301
(48%)

Drexel Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 580
(93%)
9,860
(89%)
 White 15
(2%)
502
(5%)
 American Indian 11
(2%)
357
(3%)
 Black 10
(2%)
265
(2%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
87
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
46
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Drexel Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 606
(97%)
10,953
(98%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 16
(3%)
177
(2%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Drexel Elementary School is ranked 953rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Drexel Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (2.6%) 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.

Drexel Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 707
2006 723
2007 683
2008 593
2009 565
2010 701
2011 670
2012 583
2013 586
2014 691
2015 622

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 17.1
2007 17.1
2008 16
2009 15.5
2010 20.6
2011 18.4
2012 16.7
2013 20.2
2014 26.6
2015 24.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.995756718529
2006 0.62655601659751
2007 0.75841874084919
2008 0.95278246205734
2009 0.87610619469027
2010 0.84450784593438
2011 0.06865671641791
2012 0.07032590051458
2013 0.85153583617747
2014 0.86685962373372
2015 0.02572347266881

Compare Drexel Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
2,490.0% 24.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 2.6%
 
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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