Pecan Park Elementary School



Pecan Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pecan Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 40
K 68
1 76
2 67
3 84
4 68
5 75
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 7

Pecan Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Jackson, MS in the Jackson Public School District. It enrolls 485 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pecan Park Elementary School is the 246th largest public school in Mississippi and the 23,369th largest nationally. It has 20.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 485
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.23

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Pecan Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 243
(50%)
10,280
(51%)
 Female 242
(50%)
9,990
(49%)

Pecan Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 436
(90%)
19,493
(96%)
 Hispanic 46
(9%)
370
(2%)
 White 3
(1%)
300
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
20
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
71
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Pecan Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 485
(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, Pecan Park Elementary School is ranked 136th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pecan Park 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.

Pecan Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 554
2006 579
2007 565
2008 535
2009 513
2010 474
2011 486
2012 416
2013 410
2014 429
2015 485

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.9
2006 18.5
2007 17.4
2008 19.8
2009 18
2010 17.7
2011 17.9
2012 17.6
2013 17.2
2014 18.2
2015 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8971119133574
2006 0.93091537132988
2007 0.93451327433628
2008 0.94018691588785
2009 0.93372319688109
2010 0.93459915611814
2011 0.93415637860082
2012 0.94471153846154
2013 0.95121951219512
2014 1
2015 1

Compare Pecan Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
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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