Pickett Elementary School



Pickett Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pickett Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 101
2 89
3 77
4 96
5 87
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pickett Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Lexington, NC in the Lexington City School District. It enrolls 450 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pickett Elementary School is the 907th largest public school in North Carolina and the 26,882nd largest nationally. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 450
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.5

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Pickett Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 232
(52%)
1,217
(51%)
 Female 218
(48%)
1,148
(49%)

Pickett Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 157
(35%)
807
(34%)
 White 109
(24%)
627
(27%)
 Black 107
(24%)
653
(28%)
 Asian 46
(10%)
105
(4%)
 Two or More 29
(6%)
159
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
10
(0%)

Pickett Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 447
(99%)
2,329
(98%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
36
(2%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Pickett Elementary School is ranked 340th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pickett Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.3%) 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.

Pickett Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 376
2006 369
2007 336
2008 348
2009 335
2010 325
2011 367
2012 353
2013 367
2014 376
2015 450

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 N/A
2007 13.3
2008 13.8
2009 12.9
2010 11.4
2011 14.1
2012 14.4
2013 15
2014 15.7
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85904255319149
2006 0.8780487804878
2007
2008 0.89367816091954
2009 0.94925373134328
2010 0.88923076923077
2011 0.92370572207084
2012 0.94334277620397
2013 0.92643051771117
2014 0.96010638297872
2015 0.99333333333333

Compare Pickett Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 99.3%
 

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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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