Palmer Lake Elementary



Palmer Lake Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palmer Lake Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 77
1 76
2 92
3 88
4 86
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Palmer Lake Elementary is a public elementary school located in Brooklyn Park, MN in the Osseo Public School District. It enrolls 486 students in grades 1st through 12th. Palmer Lake Elementary is the 377th largest public school in Minnesota and the 23,276th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 486
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,276th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Minnesota: 377th out of 1,031
Student/Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 359th out of 1,012
Full Time Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 276th out of 1,012

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Palmer Lake Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 244
(50%)
7,251
(51%)
 Female 242
(50%)
6,854
(49%)

Palmer Lake Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 185
(38%)
3,104
(22%)
 Asian 142
(29%)
2,276
(16%)
 Hispanic 60
(12%)
1,247
(9%)
 White 51
(10%)
6,438
(46%)
 Two or More 48
(10%)
1,000
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
34
(0%)

Palmer Lake Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 312
(64%)
4,817
(34%)
 Not Eligible 106
(22%)
8,091
(57%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 68
(14%)
1,197
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,015 ranked schools in Minnesota, Palmer Lake Elementary is ranked 78th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palmer Lake Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.2%) is significantly 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.

Palmer Lake Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 673
2006 650
2007 600
2008 647
2009 689
2010 693
2011 727
2012 646
2013 691
2014 598
2015 486

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.4
2006 16.3
2007 15
2008 14.2
2009 16.8
2010 15.5
2011 16
2012 15.2
2013 16.3
2014 14.2
2015 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.47548291233284
2006 0.49538461538462
2007 0.53333333333333
2008 0.5564142194745
2009 0.67053701015965
2010 0.65079365079365
2011 0.72077028885832
2012 0.74303405572755
2013 0.75108538350217
2014 0.77257525083612
2015 0.78189300411523

Compare Palmer Lake Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,460.2% 14.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 78.2%
 

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