Nathaniel Bowditch



Nathaniel Bowditch Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Nathaniel Bowditch Students by Grade
PK 0
K 59
1 62
2 61
3 65
4 65
5 74
6 59
7 40
8 51
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Nathaniel Bowditch is a public elementary school located in Salem, MA in the Salem School District. It enrolls 536 students in grades 1st through 12th. Nathaniel Bowditch is the 233rd largest public school in Massachusetts and the 18,665th largest nationally. It has 11.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 536
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.28

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Nathaniel Bowditch Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 292
(54%)
1,475
(52%)
 Female 244
(46%)
1,367
(48%)

Nathaniel Bowditch Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 359
(67%)
1,009
(36%)
 White 129
(24%)
1,467
(52%)
 Black 25
(5%)
154
(5%)
 Two or More 14
(3%)
137
(5%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
72
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Nathaniel Bowditch Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible N/A 2,842
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible N/A 0
(0%)
 Free Lunch Eligible N/A 0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

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.

Nathaniel Bowditch Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 469
2006 456
2007 470
2008 491
2009 490
2010 507
2011 502
2012 470
2013 569
2014 548
2015 536

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.3
2006 11.7
2007 11.1
2008 12.5
2009 12.4
2010 13.4
2011 12.5
2012 11.8
2013 11.6
2014 10.6
2015 11.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.53091684434968
2006 0.4890350877193
2007 0.54042553191489
2008 0.60081466395112
2009 0.63877551020408
2010 0.64299802761341
2011 0.6593625498008
2012 0.60212765957447
2013 0.75043936731107
2014 0.97080291970803
2015

Compare Nathaniel Bowditch to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,130.0% 11.3:1
 
1,223.1% 12.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 0.0%
 
This School N/A
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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