Mills Pond Elementary School



Mills Pond Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mills Pond Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 65
1 82
2 59
3 87
4 77
5 75
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mills Pond Elementary School is a public elementary school located in St. James, NY in the Smithtown Central School District. It enrolls 445 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mills Pond Elementary School is the 1,434th largest public school in New York and the 27,391st largest nationally. It has 17.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 445
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.92
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 27,391st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 1,434th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,513th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 2,031st out of 2,753

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Mills Pond Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 227
(51%)
3,087
(51%)
 Female 218
(49%)
3,010
(49%)

Mills Pond Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 366
(82%)
5,155
(85%)
 Asian 35
(8%)
316
(5%)
 Hispanic 29
(7%)
483
(8%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
82
(1%)
 Black 7
(2%)
55
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Mills Pond Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 409
(92%)
5,580
(92%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 28
(6%)
428
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(2%)
89
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Mills Pond Elementary School is ranked 2,401st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mills Pond Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (8.1%) is significantly 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.

Mills Pond Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 514
2006 520
2007 508
2008 518
2009 528
2010 519
2011 489
2012 519
2013 472
2014 467
2015 445

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 16.5
2007 16.9
2008 17.9
2009 16
2010 14.3
2011 19.6
2012 18.5
2013 19.7
2014 17.3
2015 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.036964980544747
2006 0.025
2007 0.021653543307087
2008 0.023166023166023
2009 0.028409090909091
2010 0.040462427745665
2011 0.047034764826176
2012 0.073217726396917
2013 0.061440677966102
2014 0.070663811563169
2015 0.080898876404494

Compare Mills Pond Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 8.1%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Mills Pond Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 445 17.2:1  
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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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