Blue Earth Area Elementary



Blue Earth Area Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blue Earth Area Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 94
1 76
2 94
3 88
4 94
5 98
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blue Earth Area Elementary is a public elementary school located in Blue Earth, MN in the Blue Earth Area Public School District. It enrolls 544 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blue Earth Area Elementary is the 276th largest public school in Minnesota and the 18,015th largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 544
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.61
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,015th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Minnesota: 276th out of 1,031
Student/Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 507th out of 1,012
Full Time Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 245th out of 1,012

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Blue Earth Area Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 283
(52%)
380
(52%)
 Female 261
(48%)
349
(48%)

Blue Earth Area Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 444
(82%)
595
(82%)
 Hispanic 84
(15%)
117
(16%)
 Black 8
(1%)
9
(1%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
6
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Blue Earth Area Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 291
(53%)
401
(55%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 201
(37%)
258
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 52
(10%)
70
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,015 ranked schools in Minnesota, Blue Earth Area Elementary is ranked 222nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blue Earth Area Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 40.5%. 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.

Blue Earth Area Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 408
2006 402
2007 400
2008 425
2009 419
2010 440
2011 433
2012 446
2013 478
2014 466
2015 544

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 13.9
2007 13.9
2008 15.1
2009 15.1
2010 16.3
2011 14.5
2012 14.8
2013 15.7
2014 14.2
2015 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43627450980392
2006 0.4228855721393
2007 0.4475
2008 0.47529411764706
2009 0.48687350835322
2010 0.525
2011 0.48498845265589
2012 0.44170403587444
2013 0.47907949790795
2014 0.48927038626609
2015 0.46507352941176

Compare Blue Earth Area Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,460.2% 14.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
This School 46.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 544 14.5:1  
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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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