Preston Elementary School



Preston Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Preston Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 30
K 50
1 51
2 65
3 65
4 58
5 72
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Preston Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Preston, MD in the Caroline County Public Schools. It enrolls 391 students in grades 1st through 12th. Preston Elementary School is the 640th largest public school in Maryland and the 32,993rd largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 391
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,993rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 640th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 494th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 662nd out of 920

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Preston Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 218
(56%)
2,018
(49%)
 Male 173
(44%)
2,062
(51%)

Preston Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 312
(80%)
2,598
(64%)
 Two or More 32
(8%)
314
(8%)
 Black 31
(8%)
577
(14%)
 Hispanic 13
(3%)
537
(13%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
44
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Preston Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 205
(52%)
1,733
(42%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 162
(41%)
2,074
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(6%)
273
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Preston Elementary School is ranked 537th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Preston Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.6%) is slightly 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.

Preston Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 383
2006 403
2007 421
2008 432
2009 438
2010 436
2011 435
2012 431
2013 402
2014 376
2015 391

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 16.1
2007 16.8
2008 16
2009 15.6
2010 15.7
2011 16.2
2012 18
2013 16.8
2014 16.3
2015 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40992167101828
2006 0.37220843672457
2007 0.37529691211401
2008 0.40046296296296
2009 0.45433789954338
2010 0.40825688073394
2011 0.45747126436782
2012 0.47331786542923
2013 0.37313432835821
2014 0.43617021276596
2015 0.47570332480818

Compare Preston Elementary School 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
This School 47.6%
 
State Average 48.4%
 
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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