Rural Community Academy



Rural Community Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rural Community Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 19
1 19
2 20
3 18
4 19
5 17
6 13
7 14
8 12
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rural Community Academy is a public elementary school located in Sullivan, IN in the Rural Community Schools Inc School District. It enrolls 151 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rural Community Academy is the 1,091st largest public school in Indiana and the 50,856th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 151
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 11
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 50,856th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 1,091st out of 1,126
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 65th out of 1,115
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 1,064th out of 1,115

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Rural Community Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 84
(56%)
84
(56%)
 Female 67
(44%)
67
(44%)

Rural Community Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 139
(92%)
139
(92%)
 Two or More 6
(4%)
6
(4%)
 Hispanic 4
(3%)
4
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Rural Community Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 77
(51%)
77
(51%)
 Not Eligible 54
(36%)
54
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(13%)
20
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,124 ranked schools in Indiana, Rural Community Academy is ranked 972nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rural Community Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.2%) 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.

Rural Community Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 99
2006 123
2007 124
2008 148
2009 133
2010 137
2011 136
2012 135
2013 140
2014 151
2015 151

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11
2006 N/A
2007 13.8
2008 14.8
2009 12
2010 12.5
2011 12.5
2012 12.9
2013 12.2
2014 12.6
2015 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38383838383838
2006 0.39837398373984
2007 0.5
2008 0.47972972972973
2009 0.5187969924812
2010 0.56204379562044
2011 0.61764705882353
2012 0.62962962962963
2013 0.60714285714286
2014 0.67549668874172
2015 0.64238410596026

Compare Rural Community Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,736.8% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 64.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Rural Community Academy
Sullivan, IN
Public KG - 08 151 13.7:1  
Hutsonville Elementary and Jr High School
Hutsonville, IL
Public PK - 08 238 16.4:1 6 miles
Sullivan Elementary School
Sullivan, IN
Public PK - 05 613 18.6:1 8 miles
Sullivan Middle School
Sullivan, IN
Public 06 - 08 314 17.4:1 8 miles
Palestine Grade School
Palestine, IL
Public PK - 08 208 14.3:1 9 miles
Northeast Middle School
Shelburn, IN
Public 06 - 08 205 14.6:1 10 miles
Lincoln Elementary School
Robinson, IL
Public 03 - 05 351 15.3:1 13 miles
Nuttall Middle School
Robinson, IL
Public 06 - 08 354 15.1:1 13 miles
Washington Elementary School
Robinson, IL
Public PK - 02 439 19.5:1 13 miles
Northeast North Elementary School
Farmersburg, IN
Public KG - 05 284 21.8:1 14 miles
New Hebron Christian School
Robinson, IL
Private PK - 08 125 11:1 16 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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