Hearst Elementary School



Hearst Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hearst Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 43
K 49
1 48
2 45
3 42
4 47
5 42
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hearst Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Washington, DC in the District of Columbia Public Schools. It enrolls 316 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hearst Elementary School is the 88th largest public school in District of Columbia and the 40,182nd largest nationally. It has 11.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 316
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.5

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Hearst Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 161
(51%)
19,432
(52%)
 Female 155
(49%)
18,197
(48%)

Hearst Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 147
(47%)
22,732
(60%)
 White 126
(40%)
5,545
(15%)
 Hispanic 24
(8%)
7,723
(21%)
 Asian 13
(4%)
718
(2%)
 Two or More 6
(2%)
818
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
55
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
38
(0%)

Hearst Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 267
(84%)
8,866
(24%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 43
(14%)
28,543
(76%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(2%)
220
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 136 ranked schools in District of Columbia, Hearst Elementary School is ranked 126th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hearst Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (15.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 76.0%. 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.

Hearst Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 156
2006 160
2007 163
2008 163
2009 197
2010 241
2011 259
2012 273
2013 287
2014 291
2015 316

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 11.4
2007 32.6
2008 11.6
2009 12.3
2010 16.1
2011 14.4
2012 13.6
2013 13
2014 12.1
2015 11.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.12179487179487
2006 0.19375
2007 0.14723926380368
2008 0.29447852760736
2009 0.25888324873096
2010 0.98755186721992
2011 0.30501930501931
2012 0.28205128205128
2013 0.98954703832753
2014 0.98969072164948
2015 0.15506329113924

Compare Hearst Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,138.3% 11.4:1
 
1,190.0% 11.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 15.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 76.0%
 

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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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