South Polk Elementary School



South Polk Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

South Polk Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 203
3 121
4 166
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

South Polk Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Leesville, LA in the Vernon Parish School District. It enrolls 490 students in grades 1st through 12th. South Polk Elementary School is the 360th largest public school in Louisiana and the 22,446th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 490
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,446th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Louisiana: 360th out of 845
Student/Teacher Rank in Louisiana: 426th out of 844
Full Time Teacher Rank in Louisiana: 348th out of 844

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South Polk Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 253
(52%)
3,400
(49%)
 Male 237
(48%)
3,603
(51%)

South Polk Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 245
(50%)
4,987
(71%)
 Black 111
(23%)
1,033
(15%)
 Hispanic 84
(17%)
513
(7%)
 Two or More 31
(6%)
301
(4%)
 Asian 11
(2%)
65
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
31
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
73
(1%)

South Polk Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 189
(39%)
2,450
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 175
(36%)
1,205
(17%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 126
(26%)
3,348
(48%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 839 ranked schools in Louisiana, South Polk Elementary School is ranked 460th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of South Polk Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.4%) is slightly lower than the state average of 69.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

South Polk Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 561
2006 524
2007 526
2008 517
2009 591
2010 550
2011 536
2012 490

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 16.4
2007 19.1
2008 17.8
2009 20.4
2010 18.4
2011 17.3
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44919786096257
2006 0.52480916030534
2007 0.59505703422053
2008 0.61895551257253
2009 0.6243654822335
2010 0.64727272727273
2011 0.51679104477612
2012 0.61428571428571

Compare South Polk Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,467.3% 14.7:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 61.4%
 
State Average 69.6%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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