Ross Elementary School



Ross Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ross Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 100
1 99
2 91
3 94
4 87
5 90
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ross Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dodge City, KS in the Dodge City School District. It enrolls 561 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ross Elementary School is the 63rd largest public school in Kansas and the 16,559th largest nationally. It has 18.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 561
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 31
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,559th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 63rd out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 662nd out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 133rd out of 706

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Ross Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 315
(56%)
2,703
(52%)
 Female 246
(44%)
2,454
(48%)

Ross Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 367
(65%)
4,102
(80%)
 White 153
(27%)
834
(16%)
 Two or More 17
(3%)
85
(2%)
 Asian 11
(2%)
56
(1%)
 Black 10
(2%)
66
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ross Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 347
(62%)
3,883
(75%)
 Not Eligible 142
(25%)
770
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 72
(13%)
504
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Ross Elementary School is ranked 40th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ross Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.7%. 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.

Ross Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 398
2009 420
2010 449
2011 442
2012 528
2013 544
2014 550
2015 561

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 16.6
2009 16.8
2010 16.5
2011 15.4
2012 17
2013 17.5
2014 17.5
2015 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.72613065326633
2009 0.71428571428571
2010 0.68819599109131
2011 0.70588235294118
2012 0.72537878787879
2013 0.71323529411765
2014 0.71090909090909
2015 0.74688057040998

Compare Ross Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 74.7%
 

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Ross Elementary School
Dodge City, KS
Public KG - 05 561 18.1:1  
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Public KG - 05 268 17.3:1 3 miles
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Public KG - 05 442 19.2:1 3 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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