Dorton Elementary School



Dorton Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dorton Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 36
1 26
2 40
3 23
4 34
5 42
6 37
7 27
8 36
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dorton Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dorton, KY in the Pike County School District. It enrolls 319 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dorton Elementary School is the 595th largest public school in Kentucky and the 39,910th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 319
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 20
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 39,910th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kentucky: 595th out of 766
Student/Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 387th out of 752
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kentucky: 608th out of 752

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Dorton Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 162
(51%)
3,101
(49%)
 Male 157
(49%)
3,167
(51%)

Dorton Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 313
(98%)
6,112
(98%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
44
(1%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
43
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
50
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
17
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Dorton Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 210
(66%)
4,251
(68%)
 Not Eligible 85
(27%)
1,663
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(8%)
354
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kentucky, Dorton Elementary School is ranked 500th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dorton Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.4%) is higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Dorton Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 331
2006 311
2007 340
2008 299
2009 337
2010 324
2011 326
2012 323
2013 296
2014 317
2015 319

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 14.8
2007 15.8
2008 15.7
2009 27
2010 15.4
2011 17.2
2012 17.9
2013 14.8
2014 16.7
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85196374622356
2006 0.77491961414791
2007 0.77941176470588
2008 0.68227424749164
2009 0.78635014836795
2010 0.67901234567901
2011 0.62576687116564
2012 0.63467492260062
2013 0.091216216216216
2014 0.72870662460568
2015 0.73354231974922

Compare Dorton Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,529.4% 15.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 73.4%
 

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Public PK - 08 319 16:1  
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