Valley Mills Elementary School



Valley Mills Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Valley Mills Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 90
2 83
3 89
4 71
5 97
6 70
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Valley Mills Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Indianapolis, IN in the M S D Decatur Township School District. It enrolls 500 students in grades 1st through 12th. Valley Mills Elementary School is the 411th largest public school in Indiana and the 21,925th largest nationally. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 500
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,925th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 411th out of 1,126
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 494th out of 1,115
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 327th out of 1,115

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Valley Mills Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 253
(51%)
1,655
(48%)
 Male 247
(49%)
1,760
(52%)

Valley Mills Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 402
(80%)
2,428
(71%)
 Hispanic 49
(10%)
372
(11%)
 Two or More 25
(5%)
220
(6%)
 Black 21
(4%)
361
(11%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
19
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

Valley Mills Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 287
(57%)
2,014
(59%)
 Not Eligible 168
(34%)
1,090
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(9%)
311
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,124 ranked schools in Indiana, Valley Mills Elementary School is ranked 251st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Valley Mills Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.4%) is 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.

Valley Mills Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 521
2006 528
2007 525
2008 580
2009 625
2010 619
2011 597
2012 586
2013 550
2014 550
2015 500

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 N/A
2007 18.8
2008 20.8
2009 22.4
2010 24.4
2011 23
2012 21.7
2013 20.7
2014 19.6
2015 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38387715930902
2006 0.39772727272727
2007 0.40952380952381
2008 0.47413793103448
2009 0.5376
2010 0.60096930533118
2011 0.62311557788945
2012 0.66211604095563
2013 0.66181818181818
2014 0.67454545454545
2015 0.664

Compare Valley Mills Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,736.8% 17.4:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 66.4%
 

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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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