Ruth N. Upson Elementary School



Ruth N. Upson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ruth N. Upson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 71
1 92
2 71
3 77
4 63
5 73
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ruth N. Upson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Jacksonville, FL in the Duval School District. It enrolls 467 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ruth N. Upson Elementary School is the 1,638th largest public school in Florida and the 25,172nd largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 467
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,172nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,638th out of 2,354
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 2,097th out of 2,252
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,846th out of 2,252

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Ruth N. Upson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 240
(51%)
49,521
(51%)
 Female 227
(49%)
46,816
(49%)

Ruth N. Upson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 199
(43%)
34,737
(36%)
 Black 188
(40%)
42,112
(44%)
 Two or More 38
(8%)
4,765
(5%)
 Hispanic 31
(7%)
10,307
(11%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
3,931
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
271
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
214
(0%)

Ruth N. Upson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 334
(72%)
48,391
(50%)
 Not Eligible 133
(28%)
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, Ruth N. Upson Elementary School is ranked 1,318th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ruth N. Upson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 61.4%. 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.

Ruth N. Upson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 393
2006 361
2007 312
2008 343
2009 362
2010 373
2011 435
2012 436
2013 473
2014 439
2015 467

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 13.9
2007 14.2
2008 14.4
2009 14.5
2010 16.2
2011 16.1
2012 15.6
2013 17.5
2014 15.7
2015 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68702290076336
2006 0.77562326869806
2007 0.70512820512821
2008 0.80466472303207
2009 0.80386740331492
2010 0.79356568364611
2011 0.79080459770115
2012 0.76146788990826
2013 0.61733615221987
2014 0.61503416856492
2015 0.7152034261242

Compare Ruth N. Upson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,397.3% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.4%
 
This School 71.5%
 

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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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