Montezuma Elementary School



Montezuma Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Montezuma Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 26
K 53
1 24
2 40
3 40
4 33
5 34
6 41
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Montezuma Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Montezuma, IA in the Montezuma Community School District. It enrolls 291 students in grades 1st through 12th. Montezuma Elementary School is the 428th largest public school in Iowa and the 42,359th largest nationally. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 291
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.35
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,359th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 428th out of 705
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 120th out of 705
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 351st out of 705

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Montezuma Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 162
(56%)
162
(56%)
 Male 129
(44%)
129
(44%)

Montezuma Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 265
(91%)
265
(91%)
 Hispanic 12
(4%)
12
(4%)
 Two or More 8
(3%)
8
(3%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
3
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Montezuma Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 190
(65%)
190
(65%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 69
(24%)
69
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(11%)
32
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 699 ranked schools in Iowa, Montezuma Elementary School is ranked 427th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Montezuma Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (34.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Montezuma Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 261
2006 282
2007 286
2008 307
2009 304
2010 299
2011 307
2012 303
2013 301
2014 301
2015 291

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 13.4
2007 15.1
2008 17.7
2009 18.6
2010 15
2011 15.1
2012 14.8
2013 13.8
2014 13.2
2015 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.33333333333333
2006 0.27304964539007
2007 0.29370629370629
2008 0.28990228013029
2009 0.35197368421053
2010 0.32107023411371
2011 0.39413680781759
2012 0.36963696369637
2013 0.35548172757475
2014 0.32558139534884
2015 0.34707903780069

Compare Montezuma Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,401.7% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 34.7%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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