Palisades Park Elementary



Palisades Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palisades Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 121
1 126
2 137
3 114
4 108
5 120
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Palisades Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Charlotte, NC in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. It enrolls 726 students in grades 1st through 12th. Palisades Park Elementary is the 228th largest public school in North Carolina and the 6,890th largest nationally. It has 18.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 726
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.27

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Palisades Park Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 375
(52%)
53,393
(51%)
 Female 351
(48%)
51,417
(49%)

Palisades Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 282
(39%)
30,400
(29%)
 Black 257
(35%)
40,499
(39%)
 Hispanic 114
(16%)
24,386
(23%)
 Asian 38
(5%)
6,558
(6%)
 Two or More 27
(4%)
2,330
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
138
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
499
(0%)

Palisades Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 457
(63%)
37,833
(36%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 223
(31%)
64,671
(62%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(6%)
2,306
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Palisades Park Elementary is ranked 819th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palisades Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.1%) is lower than the state average of 61.1%. 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.

Palisades Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 N/A
2014 687
2015 726

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 N/A
2014 19
2015 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013
2014 0.372634643377
2015 0.37052341597796

Compare Palisades Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 

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Palisades Park Elementary
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Public KG - 05 726 18.5:1  
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Walnut Grove Christian School
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Private KG - 12 128 9:1 5 miles
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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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