Porter Lakes Elementary School



Porter Lakes Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Porter Lakes Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 91
1 93
2 103
3 114
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Porter Lakes Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hebron, IN in the Porter Township School Corporation. It enrolls 401 students in grades 1st through 12th. Porter Lakes Elementary School is the 659th largest public school in Indiana and the 31,514th largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 401
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,514th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 659th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 390th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 554th out of 1,125

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Porter Lakes Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 209
(52%)
509
(52%)
 Female 192
(48%)
471
(48%)

Porter Lakes Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 327
(82%)
821
(84%)
 Hispanic 60
(15%)
122
(12%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
17
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
17
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Porter Lakes Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 313
(78%)
753
(77%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 66
(16%)
173
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(5%)
54
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Porter Lakes Elementary School is ranked 1,006th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Porter Lakes Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

Porter Lakes Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 431
2006 421
2007 414
2008 399
2009 372
2010 392
2011 381
2012 401

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.4
2006 N/A
2007 16.6
2008 16
2009 14.9
2010 21
2011 16.9
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.15313225058005
2006 0.14489311163895
2007 0.18840579710145
2008 0.17794486215539
2009 0.20430107526882
2010 0.23469387755102
2011 0.24409448818898
2012 0.21945137157107

Compare Porter Lakes Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.9%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Porter Lakes Elementary School
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Public KG - 03 401 16.6:1  
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Public 03 - 05 510 20.4:1 2 miles
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John Wood Elementary School
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Public 06 - 08 265 14.7:1 7 miles
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Public KG - 05 550 19.6:1 7 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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