Koontz Elementary



Koontz Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Koontz Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 71
1 108
2 99
3 95
4 85
5 90
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Koontz Elementary is a public elementary school located in Salisbury, NC in the Rowan-Salisbury School District. It enrolls 548 students in grades 1st through 12th. Koontz Elementary is the 593rd largest public school in North Carolina and the 17,664th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 548
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.8

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Koontz Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 284
(52%)
7,252
(52%)
 Female 264
(48%)
6,601
(48%)

Koontz Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 297
(54%)
2,571
(19%)
 Hispanic 141
(26%)
2,328
(17%)
 White 70
(13%)
8,223
(59%)
 Two or More 23
(4%)
530
(4%)
 Asian 13
(2%)
144
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
14
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
43
(0%)

Koontz Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 534
(97%)
9,713
(70%)
 Not Eligible 14
(3%)
3,633
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
507
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Koontz Elementary is ranked 198th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Koontz Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.4%) 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.

Koontz Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 557
2007 547
2008 547
2009 588
2010 584
2011 570
2012 553
2013 591
2014 553
2015 548

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 N/A
2007 13
2008 13.5
2009 14.4
2010 14.2
2011 14.5
2012 14.7
2013 16.2
2014 15.9
2015 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006
2007 0.84826325411335
2008
2009 0.85034013605442
2010 0.88013698630137
2011 0.8719298245614
2012 0.88969258589512
2013 0.8917089678511
2014 0.88245931283906
2015 0.97445255474453

Compare Koontz Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 97.4%
 

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Public KG - 05 548 15.3:1  
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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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