Mary E Dardess Elementary School



Mary E Dardess Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mary E Dardess Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 12
K 73
1 67
2 93
3 68
4 79
5 87
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 3

Mary E Dardess Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chatham, NY in the Chatham Central School District. It enrolls 482 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mary E Dardess Elementary School is the 1,225th largest public school in New York and the 23,666th largest nationally. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 482
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.44
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,666th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 1,225th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 810th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,038th out of 2,753

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Mary E Dardess Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 260
(54%)
369
(52%)
 Female 222
(46%)
344
(48%)

Mary E Dardess Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 427
(89%)
630
(88%)
 Two or More 24
(5%)
31
(4%)
 Hispanic 23
(5%)
37
(5%)
 Black 4
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
6
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Mary E Dardess Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 275
(57%)
431
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 173
(36%)
230
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(7%)
52
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Mary E Dardess Elementary School is ranked 1,298th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mary E Dardess Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 53.2%. 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.

Mary E Dardess Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 454
2006 437
2007 400
2008 412
2009 413
2010 405
2011 402
2012 478
2013 481
2014 483
2015 482

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 12.5
2007 11.8
2008 12.1
2009 13.3
2010 11.9
2011 13.4
2012 13.6
2013 13.2
2014 13
2015 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.26651982378855
2006 0.25400457665904
2007 0.2075
2008 0.19660194174757
2009 0.29297820823245
2010 0.23950617283951
2011 0.28855721393035
2012 0.3326359832636
2013 0.30769230769231
2014 0.41407867494824
2015 0.42946058091286

Compare Mary E Dardess Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 42.9%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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