John Ruhrah Elementary



John Ruhrah Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John Ruhrah Elementary Students by Grade
PK 82
K 97
1 95
2 92
3 79
4 83
5 76
6 60
7 68
8 63
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

John Ruhrah Elementary is a public elementary school located in Baltimore, MD in the Baltimore City Public Schools. It enrolls 795 students in grades 1st through 12th. John Ruhrah Elementary is the 54th largest public school in Maryland and the 4,530th largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 795
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 55
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,530th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 54th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 319th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 49th out of 920

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John Ruhrah Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 413
(52%)
33,717
(51%)
 Female 382
(48%)
31,926
(49%)

John Ruhrah Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 593
(75%)
5,754
(9%)
 White 144
(18%)
5,390
(8%)
 Black 41
(5%)
53,166
(81%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
620
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
161
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
403
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
149
(0%)

John Ruhrah Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 727
(91%)
58,712
(89%)
 Not Eligible 68
(9%)
6,931
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, John Ruhrah Elementary is ranked 18th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of John Ruhrah Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 48.4%. 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.

John Ruhrah Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 331
2006 328
2007 360
2008 420
2009 505
2010 548
2011 610
2012 659
2013 712
2014 788
2015 795

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 11.3
2007 10.4
2008 11.2
2009 11
2010 12.2
2011 14.5
2012 14
2013 14.5
2014 14.9
2015 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6404833836858
2006 0.78963414634146
2007 0.80833333333333
2008 0.78095238095238
2009 0.84950495049505
2010 0.87408759124088
2011 0.88524590163934
2012 0.91502276176024
2013 0.9185393258427
2014 0.91751269035533
2015 0.91446540880503

Compare John Ruhrah Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 91.4%
 

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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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