Parkwood-Upjohn Elementary School



Parkwood-Upjohn Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Parkwood-Upjohn Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 80
1 110
2 86
3 95
4 90
5 94
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Parkwood-Upjohn Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Kalamazoo, MI in the Kalamazoo Public Schools. It enrolls 555 students in grades 1st through 12th. Parkwood-Upjohn Elementary School is the 268th largest public school in Michigan and the 17,069th largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 555
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,069th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Michigan: 268th out of 1,908
Student/Teacher Rank in Michigan: 895th out of 1,904
Full Time Teacher Rank in Michigan: 248th out of 1,904

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Parkwood-Upjohn Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 299
(54%)
4,484
(49%)
 Male 256
(46%)
4,592
(51%)

Parkwood-Upjohn Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 346
(62%)
3,230
(36%)
 Black 104
(19%)
3,707
(41%)
 Two or More 53
(10%)
802
(9%)
 Hispanic 48
(9%)
1,187
(13%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
122
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
24
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Parkwood-Upjohn Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 340
(61%)
3,204
(35%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 199
(36%)
5,479
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(3%)
393
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,903 ranked schools in Michigan, Parkwood-Upjohn Elementary School is ranked 691st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Parkwood-Upjohn Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (38.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 49.4%. 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.

Parkwood-Upjohn Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 355
2006 470
2007 508
2008 536
2009 503
2010 523
2011 533
2012 508
2013 505
2014 536
2015 555

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 17.2
2007 16.4
2008 16.3
2009 16.3
2010 17.6
2011 17.3
2012 17.1
2013 16.9
2014 17.4
2015 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65633802816901
2006 0.50425531914894
2007 0.56299212598425
2008 0.5205223880597
2009 0.57852882703777
2010 0.56214149139579
2011 0.53846153846154
2012 0.5255905511811
2013 0.5029702970297
2014 0.4794776119403
2015 0.38738738738739

Compare Parkwood-Upjohn Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,678.9% 16.8:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 38.7%
 
State Average 49.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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