University Meadows Elementary



University Meadows Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

University Meadows Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 104
1 106
2 104
3 113
4 111
5 90
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

University Meadows Elementary is a public elementary school located in Charlotte, NC in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. It enrolls 628 students in grades 1st through 12th. University Meadows Elementary is the 403rd largest public school in North Carolina and the 11,855th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 628
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.92

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University Meadows Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 324
(52%)
53,393
(51%)
 Female 304
(48%)
51,417
(49%)

University Meadows Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 349
(56%)
40,499
(39%)
 Hispanic 176
(28%)
24,386
(23%)
 White 43
(7%)
30,400
(29%)
 Asian 35
(6%)
6,558
(6%)
 Two or More 21
(3%)
2,330
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
499
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
138
(0%)

University Meadows Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 625
(100%)
64,671
(62%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
37,833
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
2,306
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, University Meadows Elementary is ranked 105th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of University Meadows Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.1%. 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.

University Meadows Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1076
2006 1131
2007 1153
2008 1187
2009 641
2010 678
2011 695
2012 697
2013 681
2014 657
2015 628

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.1
2006 N/A
2007 15.4
2008 16.1
2009 16.7
2010 16
2011 15.9
2012 14.5
2013 14.8
2014 14.6
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.61245353159851
2006 0.5393457117595
2007 0.55941023417173
2008 0.55602358887953
2009 0.67394695787832
2010 0.67846607669617
2011 0.73525179856115
2012 0.74892395982783
2013 0.7151248164464
2014 0.99543378995434
2015 0.99522292993631

Compare University Meadows Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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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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