Four Mile Elementary School



Four Mile Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Four Mile Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 58
1 56
2 80
3 79
4 69
5 99
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Four Mile Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Pleasant Hill, IA in the Southeast Polk Community School District. It enrolls 441 students in grades 1st through 12th. Four Mile Elementary School is the 177th largest public school in Iowa and the 27,777th largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 441
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.88
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 27,777th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 177th out of 705
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 403rd out of 705
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 200th out of 705

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Four Mile Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 223
(51%)
1,927
(48%)
 Male 218
(49%)
2,067
(52%)

Four Mile Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 358
(81%)
3,296
(83%)
 Hispanic 40
(9%)
270
(7%)
 Two or More 31
(7%)
190
(5%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
71
(2%)
 Black 6
(1%)
152
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
14
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Four Mile Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 326
(74%)
2,828
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 97
(22%)
994
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(4%)
172
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 699 ranked schools in Iowa, Four Mile Elementary School is ranked 358th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Four Mile Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.1%) is 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.

Four Mile Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 559
2006 577
2007 582
2008 628
2009 596
2010 491
2011 487
2012 503
2013 510
2014 456
2015 441

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 16.2
2007 15.4
2008 14.5
2009 15.2
2010 16.9
2011 15.5
2012 16.6
2013 16.3
2014 15
2015 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14311270125224
2006 0.17331022530329
2007 0.15807560137457
2008 0.18949044585987
2009 0.20805369127517
2010 0.22403258655804
2011 0.2299794661191
2012 0.26043737574553
2013 0.27058823529412
2014 0.23684210526316
2015 0.26077097505669

Compare Four Mile Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,401.7% 14.0:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.1%
 
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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