F E Smith School



F E Smith School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

F E Smith School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 44
1 41
2 47
3 48
4 37
5 44
6 37
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 10

F E Smith School is a public elementary school located in Cortland, NY in the Cortland City School District. It enrolls 308 students in grades 1st through 12th. F E Smith School is the 2,223rd largest public school in New York and the 40,515th largest nationally. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 308
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,515th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,223rd out of 2,712
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 474th out of 2,708
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,977th out of 2,708

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F E Smith School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 162
(53%)
749
(51%)
 Female 146
(47%)
711
(49%)

F E Smith School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 273
(89%)
1,284
(88%)
 Black 11
(4%)
53
(4%)
 Hispanic 11
(4%)
52
(4%)
 Two or More 10
(3%)
55
(4%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
16
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

F E Smith School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 161
(52%)
696
(48%)
 Not Eligible 119
(39%)
641
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(9%)
123
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,632 ranked schools in New York, F E Smith School is ranked 1,422nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of F E Smith School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (61.4%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.7%. 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.

F E Smith School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 290
2006 295
2007 269
2008 286
2009 270
2010 277
2011 298
2012 308

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 13.4
2007 14.2
2008 13.6
2009 12.6
2010 11.4
2011 12.2
2012 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37241379310345
2006 0.34237288135593
2007 0.48327137546468
2008 0.42657342657343
2009 0.44814814814815
2010 0.50541516245487
2011 0.57718120805369
2012 0.61363636363636

Compare F E Smith School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
1,284.7% 12.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 61.4%
 

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Public KG - 06 308 11.8:1  
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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