Melrose Elementary School



Melrose Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Melrose Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 84
1 68
2 78
3 60
4 64
5 62
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Melrose Elementary School is a public elementary school located in St. Petersburg, FL in the Pinellas School District. It enrolls 436 students in grades 1st through 12th. Melrose Elementary School is the 1,727th largest public school in Florida and the 28,316th largest nationally. It has 9.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 436
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 44
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,316th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,727th out of 2,354
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 124th out of 2,252
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,077th out of 2,252

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Melrose Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 234
(54%)
37,927
(52%)
 Female 202
(46%)
34,666
(48%)

Melrose Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 380
(87%)
13,761
(19%)
 White 37
(8%)
40,351
(56%)
 Hispanic 11
(3%)
11,951
(16%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
3,249
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
213
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2,920
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
148
(0%)

Melrose Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 383
(88%)
37,457
(52%)
 Not Eligible 53
(12%)
32,859
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
2,277
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,316 ranked schools in Florida, Melrose Elementary School is ranked 1,103rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Melrose Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.8%) is significantly 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.

Melrose Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 509
2006 456
2007 411
2008 380
2009 374
2010 361
2011 313
2012 387
2013 410
2014 436
2015 436

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 13.4
2007 13.3
2008 11.1
2009 12.1
2010 12.4
2011 11.2
2012 12.1
2013 12.4
2014 10.4
2015 9.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7426326129666
2006 0.76973684210526
2007 0.79318734793187
2008 0.93157894736842
2009 0.97326203208556
2010 0.92797783933518
2011 0.9297124600639
2012 0.96640826873385
2013 0.80731707317073
2014 0.77522935779817
2015 0.87844036697248

Compare Melrose Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
990.0% 9.9:1
 
1,397.3% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.4%
 
This School 87.8%
 

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Public PK - 05 436 9.9:1  
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Public PK - 05 584 11:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 08 445 445:1 1 miles
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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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