Broad Ford Elementary



Broad Ford Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Broad Ford Elementary Students by Grade
PK 39
K 98
1 76
2 84
3 95
4 84
5 99
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Broad Ford Elementary is a public elementary school located in Oakland, MD in the Garrett County Public Schools. It enrolls 575 students in grades 1st through 12th. Broad Ford Elementary is the 291st largest public school in Maryland and the 15,433rd largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 575
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 39
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,433rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 291st out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 348th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 253rd out of 920

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Broad Ford Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 313
(54%)
1,414
(52%)
 Female 262
(46%)
1,321
(48%)

Broad Ford Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 559
(97%)
2,635
(96%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
58
(2%)
 Hispanic 6
(1%)
26
(1%)
 Black 3
(1%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Broad Ford Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 275
(48%)
1,316
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 255
(44%)
1,183
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(8%)
236
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Broad Ford Elementary is ranked 314th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Broad Ford Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.2%) 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.

Broad Ford Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 410
2006 401
2007 392
2008 429
2009 400
2010 416
2011 424
2012 641
2013 631
2014 591
2015 575

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.8
2006 12.5
2007 12.6
2008 13.8
2009 12.9
2010 13.9
2011 13.7
2012 15.6
2013 15.8
2014 15.6
2015 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40731707317073
2006 0.41147132169576
2007 0.44132653061224
2008 0.45687645687646
2009 0.54
2010 0.52403846153846
2011 0.56839622641509
2012 0.54602184087363
2013 0.54992076069731
2014 0.55668358714044
2015 0.52173913043478

Compare Broad Ford Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 48.4%
 
This School 52.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 575 14.7:1  
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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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