Valley Grove Elementary School



Valley Grove Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Valley Grove Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 136
1 156
2 115
3 97
4 89
5 77
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Valley Grove Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Anderson, IN in the Anderson Community School Corporation. It enrolls 670 students in grades 1st through 12th. Valley Grove Elementary School is the 112th largest public school in Indiana and the 9,058th largest nationally. It has 18.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 670
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,058th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 112th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 608th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 87th out of 1,125

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Valley Grove Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 343
(51%)
2,683
(53%)
 Female 327
(49%)
2,351
(47%)

Valley Grove Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 466
(70%)
3,033
(60%)
 Black 94
(14%)
1,038
(21%)
 Hispanic 57
(9%)
573
(11%)
 Two or More 50
(7%)
365
(7%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
18
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Valley Grove Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 491
(73%)
3,697
(73%)
 Not Eligible 137
(20%)
955
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(6%)
382
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Valley Grove Elementary School is ranked 58th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Valley Grove Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

Valley Grove Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 635
2006 593
2007 645
2008 636
2009 539
2010 588
2011 553
2012 670

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.4
2006 N/A
2007 21.1
2008 20.9
2009 21
2010 19.9
2011 19.1
2012 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.4992125984252
2006 0.50252951096121
2007 0.5953488372093
2008 0.59276729559748
2009 0.65677179962894
2010 0.76190476190476
2011 0.77938517179024
2012 0.7955223880597

Compare Valley Grove Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 79.6%
 

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Public KG - 05 670 18.1:1  
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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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