Baker Elementary School



Baker Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Baker Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 49
1 63
2 54
3 57
4 50
5 43
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Baker Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Jackson, MS in the Jackson Public School District. It enrolls 334 students in grades 1st through 12th. Baker Elementary School is the 401st largest public school in Mississippi and the 38,536th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 334
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.84

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Baker Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 183
(55%)
10,280
(51%)
 Female 151
(45%)
9,990
(49%)

Baker Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 326
(98%)
19,493
(96%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
71
(0%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
370
(2%)
 White 2
(1%)
300
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
20
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Baker Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 334
(100%)
20,270
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Baker Elementary School is ranked 310th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Baker Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 77.0%. 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.

Baker Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 358
2006 353
2007 324
2008 353
2009 321
2010 351
2011 327
2012 337
2013 380
2014 384
2015 334

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 27.3
2006 23.1
2007 17.8
2008 19.8
2009 18.1
2010 21.1
2011 18.8
2012 17.3
2013 19.7
2014 20
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.96927374301676
2006 0.98300283286119
2007 0.97530864197531
2008 0.98016997167139
2009 0.97196261682243
2010 0.98290598290598
2011 0.99082568807339
2012 0.98813056379822
2013 0.98157894736842
2014 1
2015 1

Compare Baker Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 77.0%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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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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