Bancroft Elementary School



Bancroft Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bancroft Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 111
K 71
1 76
2 66
3 73
4 71
5 53
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bancroft Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Washington, DC in the District of Columbia Public Schools. It enrolls 521 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bancroft Elementary School is the 19th largest public school in District of Columbia and the 19,993rd largest nationally. It has 10.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 521
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 48

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Bancroft Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 278
(53%)
18,197
(48%)
 Male 243
(47%)
19,432
(52%)

Bancroft Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 371
(71%)
7,723
(21%)
 White 75
(14%)
5,545
(15%)
 Black 41
(8%)
22,732
(60%)
 Asian 29
(6%)
718
(2%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
818
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
55
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
38
(0%)

Bancroft Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 514
(99%)
28,543
(76%)
 Not Eligible 7
(1%)
8,866
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
220
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 136 ranked schools in District of Columbia, Bancroft Elementary School is ranked 11th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bancroft Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.7%) is higher than the state average of 76.0%. 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.

Bancroft Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 409
2006 417
2007 469
2008 459
2009 443
2010 458
2011 463
2012 473
2013 490
2014 508
2015 521

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 7.1
2006 8.7
2007 42.6
2008 11
2009 9.4
2010 10.7
2011 10.2
2012 10.9
2013 10.5
2014 10.9
2015 10.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85574572127139
2006 0.82254196642686
2007 0.78678038379531
2008 0.80392156862745
2009 0.82844243792325
2010 0.80131004366812
2011 0.81209503239741
2012 0.71881606765328
2013 0.99387755102041
2014 1
2015 0.98656429942418

Compare Bancroft Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,090.0% 10.9:1
 
1,138.3% 11.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 76.0%
 
This School 98.7%
 

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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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