Veterans Elementary



Veterans Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Veterans Elementary Students by Grade
PK 65
K 155
1 130
2 145
3 132
4 144
5 141
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Veterans Elementary is a public elementary school located in Ellicott City, MD in the Howard County Public Schools. It enrolls 912 students in grades 1st through 12th. Veterans Elementary is the 17th largest public school in Maryland and the 2,217th largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 912
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 67.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,217th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 17th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 200th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 11th out of 920

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Veterans Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 476
(52%)
19,862
(52%)
 Female 436
(48%)
18,556
(48%)

Veterans Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 439
(48%)
8,201
(21%)
 White 281
(31%)
15,131
(39%)
 Black 123
(13%)
8,590
(22%)
 Hispanic 38
(4%)
3,911
(10%)
 Two or More 19
(2%)
2,437
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 7
(1%)
54
(0%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
94
(0%)

Veterans Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 733
(80%)
30,020
(78%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 158
(17%)
7,077
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(2%)
1,321
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Veterans Elementary is ranked 548th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Veterans Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.6%) is significantly lower than the state average of 48.4%. 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.

Veterans Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 800
2008 868
2009 904
2010 984
2011 997
2012 1062
2013 821
2014 865
2015 912

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 12.1
2008 12.5
2009 14.1
2010 13.5
2011 12.9
2012 13.3
2013 13
2014 14.1
2015 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.1975
2008 0.19009216589862
2009 0.21017699115044
2010 0.1890243902439
2011 0.20661985957874
2012 0.18832391713748
2013 0.20462850182704
2014 0.20115606936416
2015 0.19627192982456

Compare Veterans Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.6%
 
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 912 13.5:1  
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Public KG - 05 702 15:1 2 miles
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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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