Melrose Elementary School



Melrose Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Melrose Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 59
K 68
1 75
2 66
3 71
4 88
5 53
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Melrose Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Baton Rouge, LA in the East Baton Rouge Parish School District. It enrolls 480 students in grades 1st through 12th. Melrose Elementary School is the 378th largest public school in Louisiana and the 23,858th largest nationally.

Total Students: 480
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -9

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Melrose Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 255
(53%)
15,574
(51%)
 Female 225
(47%)
15,163
(49%)

Melrose Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 463
(96%)
24,058
(78%)
 Hispanic 9
(2%)
2,267
(7%)
 White 8
(2%)
3,103
(10%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
945
(3%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
230
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
80
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
54
(0%)

Melrose Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 402
(84%)
17,966
(58%)
 Not Eligible 78
(16%)
12,771
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 800 ranked schools in Louisiana, Melrose Elementary School is ranked 174th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Melrose Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.8%) is higher than the state average of 64.3%. 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.

Melrose Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 366
2006 395
2007 398
2008 396
2009 652
2010 649
2011 603
2012 580
2013 555
2014 512
2015 480

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 17.2
2007 15.9
2008 15.2
2009 13.2
2010 13
2011 16.2
2012 17
2013 15.9
2014 14.5
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91803278688525
2006 0.94683544303797
2007 0.95477386934673
2008 0.96464646464646
2009 0.93711656441718
2010 0.97226502311248
2011 0.96351575456053
2012 0.99137931034483
2013 0.97657657657658
2014 0.88671875
2015 0.8375

Compare Melrose Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,280.2% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 64.3%
 
This School 83.8%
 

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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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