Dexter Elementary School



Dexter Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dexter Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 18
K 43
1 44
2 44
3 44
4 51
5 48
6 37
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dexter Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dexter, NY in the General Brown Central School District. It enrolls 329 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dexter Elementary School is the 2,114th largest public school in New York and the 38,984th largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 329
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.97
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,984th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 2,114th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,522nd out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 2,476th out of 2,753

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Dexter Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 167
(51%)
400
(47%)
 Male 162
(49%)
444
(53%)

Dexter Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 316
(96%)
802
(95%)
 Two or More 5
(2%)
10
(1%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Black 3
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Dexter Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 170
(52%)
487
(58%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 145
(44%)
314
(37%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(4%)
43
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Dexter Elementary School is ranked 1,573rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dexter Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (48.3%) 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.

Dexter Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 306
2006 331
2007 333
2008 335
2009 333
2010 334
2011 341
2012 345
2013 350
2014 343
2015 329

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 15
2007 15.9
2008 16
2009 16.6
2010 16.1
2011 16.2
2012 15.7
2013 17.5
2014 19.1
2015 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36928104575163
2006 0.33534743202417
2007 0.36036036036036
2008 0.42985074626866
2009 0.38738738738739
2010 0.38323353293413
2011 0.36363636363636
2012 0.3768115942029
2013 0.40857142857143
2014 0.466472303207
2015 0.48328267477204

Compare Dexter Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 48.3%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 06 329 17.3:1  
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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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