Bluff Elementary School



Bluff Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bluff Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 82
1 64
2 73
3 65
4 64
5 65
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bluff Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Clinton, IA in the Clinton Community School District. It enrolls 433 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bluff Elementary School is the 177th largest public school in Iowa and the 28,201st largest nationally. It has 12.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 433
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.77
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,201st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 177th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 166th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 105th out of 723

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Bluff Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 234
(54%)
1,314
(52%)
 Female 199
(46%)
1,236
(48%)

Bluff Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 330
(76%)
1,982
(78%)
 Hispanic 46
(11%)
224
(9%)
 Black 33
(8%)
189
(7%)
 Two or More 24
(6%)
142
(6%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Bluff Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 277
(64%)
1,360
(53%)
 Not Eligible 123
(28%)
1,003
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(8%)
187
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Bluff Elementary School is ranked 62nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bluff Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Bluff Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 552
2006 572
2007 534
2008 507
2009 419
2010 390
2011 410
2012 433

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 12.7
2007 11.9
2008 11.6
2009 9.8
2010 12.2
2011 12.1
2012 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68478260869565
2006 0.68706293706294
2007 0.69662921348315
2008 0.70216962524655
2009 0.73747016706444
2010 0.71794871794872
2011 0.67560975609756
2012 0.71593533487298

Compare Bluff Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 71.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Bluff Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 433 12.8:1  
Whittier Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 345 11.8:1 2 miles
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Camanche Middle School
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Public 05 - 08 329 15.2:1 4 miles
Eagle Heights Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 525 13.5:1 4 miles
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Private KG - 06 53 12:1 5 miles
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Public KG - 05 412 15.8:1 5 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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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