Ortega Elementary School



Ortega Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ortega Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 65
1 62
2 75
3 78
4 58
5 60
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ortega Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Jacksonville, FL in the Duval School District. It enrolls 398 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ortega Elementary School is the 1,825th largest public school in Florida and the 32,298th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 398
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,298th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,825th out of 2,354
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 997th out of 2,252
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,814th out of 2,252

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Ortega Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 215
(54%)
49,521
(51%)
 Female 183
(46%)
46,816
(49%)

Ortega Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 174
(44%)
42,112
(44%)
 White 116
(29%)
34,737
(36%)
 Hispanic 73
(18%)
10,307
(11%)
 Two or More 21
(5%)
4,765
(5%)
 Asian 9
(2%)
3,931
(4%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
271
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
214
(0%)

Ortega Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 230
(58%)
48,391
(50%)
 Not Eligible 168
(42%)
46,846
(49%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,100
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,316 ranked schools in Florida, Ortega Elementary School is ranked 1,706th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ortega Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 61.4%. 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.

Ortega Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 353
2006 323
2007 374
2008 354
2009 316
2010 336
2011 369
2012 416
2013 425
2014 402
2015 398

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 16.2
2007 17
2008 14.2
2009 14.4
2010 16
2011 18.4
2012 17.3
2013 15.2
2014 15.5
2015 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50991501416431
2006 0.53250773993808
2007 0.59625668449198
2008 0.70338983050847
2009 0.65822784810127
2010 0.6547619047619
2011 0.63414634146341
2012 0.57451923076923
2013 0.61411764705882
2014 0.4726368159204
2015 0.57788944723618

Compare Ortega Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,397.3% 14.0:1
 
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 57.8%
 
State Average 61.4%
 

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Public KG - 05 398 14.2:1  
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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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