University Park Elementary



University Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

University Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 29
K 91
1 96
2 89
3 69
4 77
5 64
6 54
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

University Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Hyattsville, MD in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. It enrolls 569 students in grades 1st through 12th. University Park Elementary is the 298th largest public school in Maryland and the 15,919th largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 569
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.46
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,919th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 298th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 494th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 319th out of 920

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University Park Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 309
(54%)
47,299
(51%)
 Female 260
(46%)
44,910
(49%)

University Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 209
(37%)
28,927
(31%)
 Black 162
(28%)
54,781
(59%)
 White 160
(28%)
4,215
(5%)
 Asian 33
(6%)
2,464
(3%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
355
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,250
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
217
(0%)

University Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 285
(50%)
31,057
(34%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 251
(44%)
54,120
(59%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(6%)
7,032
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, University Park Elementary is ranked 347th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of University Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.9%) is slightly 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.

University Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 583
2006 582
2007 575
2008 548
2009 557
2010 643
2011 661
2012 639
2013 614
2014 572
2015 569

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 15.4
2007 15.6
2008 14.8
2009 17
2010 17.8
2011 18
2012 18.3
2013 17.1
2014 14.9
2015 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38250428816467
2006 0.41752577319588
2007 0.40347826086957
2008 0.36678832116788
2009 0.40933572710952
2010 0.49922239502333
2011 0.5446293494705
2012 0.55242566510172
2013 0.54560260586319
2014 0.55944055944056
2015 0.49912126537786

Compare University Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 48.4%
 
This School 49.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Hyattsville, MD
Public PK - 06 569 15.6:1  
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Private PK - 08 329 15:1 2 miles
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Private PK - KG 105 1:1 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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