James Russell Lowell School 51



James Russell Lowell School 51 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Russell Lowell School 51 Students by Grade
PK 20
K 63
1 83
2 86
3 87
4 74
5 70
6 55
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James Russell Lowell School 51 is a public elementary school located in Indianapolis, IN in the Indianapolis Public Schools. It enrolls 538 students in grades 1st through 12th. James Russell Lowell School 51 is the 324th largest public school in Indiana and the 18,502nd largest nationally. It has 17.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 538
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 31
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,502nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 324th out of 1,126
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 426th out of 1,115
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 224th out of 1,115

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James Russell Lowell School 51 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 290
(54%)
11,403
(52%)
 Female 248
(46%)
10,591
(48%)

James Russell Lowell School 51 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 278
(52%)
10,209
(46%)
 Hispanic 213
(40%)
5,480
(25%)
 White 31
(6%)
5,070
(23%)
 Two or More 16
(3%)
1,069
(5%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
34
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
120
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
12
(0%)

James Russell Lowell School 51 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 411
(76%)
15,284
(69%)
 Not Eligible 124
(23%)
6,172
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
538
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,124 ranked schools in Indiana, James Russell Lowell School 51 is ranked 138th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James Russell Lowell School 51 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.1%. 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.

James Russell Lowell School 51 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 304
2007 352
2008 451
2009 550
2010 600
2011 574
2012 569
2013 610
2014 589
2015 538

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 N/A
2007 14.1
2008 13.9
2009 14.1
2010 15.5
2011 16.9
2012 13.9
2013 13.6
2014 16.8
2015 17.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006 0.98684210526316
2007 0.84375
2008 0.9490022172949
2009 0.87090909090909
2010 0.82333333333333
2011 0.8588850174216
2012 0.91739894551845
2013 0.92131147540984
2014 0.81324278438031
2015 0.76951672862454

Compare James Russell Lowell School 51 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,736.8% 17.4:1
 
1,740.0% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 77.0%
 

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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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