Peterson Elementary School



Peterson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Peterson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 80
1 89
2 103
3 93
4 70
5 90
6 80
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Peterson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Klamath Falls, OR in the Klamath County School District. It enrolls 605 students in grades 1st through 12th. Peterson Elementary School is the 58th largest public school in Oregon and the 13,341st largest nationally. It has 22.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 605
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.95
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,341st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Oregon: 58th out of 779
Student/Teacher Rank in Oregon: 673rd out of 779
Full Time Teacher Rank in Oregon: 141st out of 779

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Peterson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 319
(53%)
1,651
(49%)
 Male 286
(47%)
1,724
(51%)

Peterson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 402
(66%)
2,205
(65%)
 Hispanic 124
(20%)
691
(20%)
 Two or More 46
(8%)
193
(6%)
 American Indian 15
(2%)
216
(6%)
 Black 10
(2%)
26
(1%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
38
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
6
(0%)

Peterson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 299
(49%)
1,915
(57%)
 Not Eligible 237
(39%)
1,149
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 69
(11%)
311
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 711 ranked schools in Oregon, Peterson Elementary School is ranked 99th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Peterson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.8%) is slightly 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.

Peterson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 520
2006 517
2007 515
2008 502
2009 507
2010 506
2011 556
2012 553
2013 570
2014 579
2015 605

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.8
2006 19.9
2007 21.9
2008 21.4
2009 22.2
2010 22.1
2011 23.6
2012 23
2013 23.1
2014 23
2015 22.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46153846153846
2006 0.51450676982592
2007 0.47961165048544
2008 0.52988047808765
2009 0.60157790927022
2010 0.62845849802372
2011 0.65107913669065
2012 0.69801084990958
2013 0.64210526315789
2014 0.60794473229706
2015 0.60826446280992

Compare Peterson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,780.7% 17.8:1
 
2,240.0% 22.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 60.8%
 

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Public KG - 06 605 22.4:1  
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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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