Independence Elementary School



Independence Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Independence Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 57
1 73
2 84
3 60
4 91
5 69
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Independence Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Independence, OR in the Central School District 13j. It enrolls 434 students in grades 1st through 12th. Independence Elementary School is the 297th largest public school in Oregon and the 28,540th largest nationally. It has 21.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 434
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 20.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,540th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Oregon: 297th out of 779
Student/Teacher Rank in Oregon: 570th out of 779
Full Time Teacher Rank in Oregon: 363rd out of 779

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Independence Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 221
(51%)
1,092
(49%)
 Male 213
(49%)
1,155
(51%)

Independence Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 246
(57%)
975
(43%)
 White 165
(38%)
1,115
(50%)
 Two or More 14
(3%)
94
(4%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
29
(1%)
 Black 3
(1%)
10
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
16
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Independence Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 308
(71%)
1,284
(57%)
 Not Eligible 94
(22%)
797
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(7%)
166
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 711 ranked schools in Oregon, Independence Elementary School is ranked 125th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Independence Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.8%. 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.

Independence Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 304
2006 350
2007 381
2008 328
2009 334
2010 342
2011 336
2012 304
2013 425
2014 421
2015 434

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19
2006 21.2
2007 20.1
2008 18.2
2009 18.6
2010 19.3
2011 20.4
2012 17.5
2013 25.8
2014 21.9
2015 21.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.55921052631579
2006 0.65142857142857
2007 0.61154855643045
2008 0.67682926829268
2009 0.69461077844311
2010 0.67543859649123
2011 0.73214285714286
2012 0.73355263157895
2013 0.76235294117647
2014 0.77672209026128
2015 0.78341013824885

Compare Independence Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,780.7% 17.8:1
 
2,120.0% 21.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 78.3%
 

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Independence Elementary School
Independence, OR
Public KG - 05 434 21.2:1  
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Public 06 - 08 729 21.9:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 442 22:1 7 miles
Faith Christian School
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Private PK - 08 133 12:1 7 miles
Abiqua School
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Private PK - 11 167 9:1 7 miles
Crossler Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 728 23.5:1 7 miles
Liberty Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 372 21.6:1 7 miles
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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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