Pekin Elementary School



Pekin Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pekin Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 48
K 45
1 38
2 60
3 44
4 58
5 52
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pekin Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Packwood, IA in the Pekin Community School District. It enrolls 345 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pekin Elementary School is the 314th largest public school in Iowa and the 37,135th largest nationally. It has 16.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 345
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,135th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 314th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 577th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 382nd out of 723

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Pekin Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 174
(50%)
258
(50%)
 Male 171
(50%)
256
(50%)

Pekin Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 331
(96%)
493
(96%)
 Hispanic 7
(2%)
11
(2%)
 Black 4
(1%)
6
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Pekin Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 263
(76%)
379
(74%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 67
(19%)
107
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(4%)
28
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Pekin Elementary School is ranked 476th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pekin Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.8%) is significantly 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.

Pekin Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 319
2006 333
2007 333
2008 338
2009 316
2010 353
2011 326
2012 345

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 12.8
2007 13.2
2008 13.9
2009 13.3
2010 17.6
2011 15.2
2012 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37617554858934
2006 0.37837837837838
2007 0.27327327327327
2008 0.29881656804734
2009 0.37974683544304
2010 0.36827195467422
2011 0.29141104294479
2012 0.23768115942029

Compare Pekin Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 23.8%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 345 16.2:1  
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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