Abess Park Elementary School



Abess Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Abess Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 9
K 146
1 132
2 119
3 121
4 108
5 118
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Abess Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Jacksonville, FL in the Duval School District. It enrolls 753 students in grades 1st through 12th. Abess Park Elementary School is the 605th largest public school in Florida and the 5,548th largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 753
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 51
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,548th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 605th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,347th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 657th out of 2,205

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Abess Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 406
(54%)
48,185
(51%)
 Female 347
(46%)
45,458
(49%)

Abess Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 351
(47%)
36,030
(38%)
 Black 206
(27%)
41,121
(44%)
 Hispanic 95
(13%)
8,431
(9%)
 Asian 53
(7%)
3,884
(4%)
 Two or More 43
(6%)
3,796
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
187
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
194
(0%)

Abess Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 453
(60%)
44,457
(47%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 275
(37%)
45,294
(48%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(3%)
3,892
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Abess Park Elementary School is ranked 1,384th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Abess Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.8%) is lower than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Abess Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 906
2006 751
2007 724
2008 713
2009 732
2010 668
2011 733
2012 753

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 14.2
2007 13.9
2008 13.8
2009 14.9
2010 13.6
2011 15.3
2012 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.32781456953642
2006 0.34354194407457
2007 0.33701657458564
2008 0.39551192145863
2009 0.40300546448087
2010 0.4685628742515
2011 0.45429740791269
2012 0.39840637450199

Compare Abess Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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