Baker Elementary School



Baker Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Baker Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 45
1 51
2 47
3 50
4 65
5 42
6 57
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Baker Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Altoona, PA in the Altoona Area School District. It enrolls 357 students in grades 1st through 12th. Baker Elementary School is the 1,224th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 36,400th largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 357
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.52
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,400th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,224th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,219th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,336th out of 1,773

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Baker Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 180
(50%)
2,142
(51%)
 Female 177
(50%)
2,049
(49%)

Baker Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 319
(89%)
3,696
(88%)
 Black 27
(8%)
374
(9%)
 Hispanic 6
(2%)
81
(2%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
34
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Baker Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 183
(51%)
1,367
(33%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 145
(41%)
2,559
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(8%)
265
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Baker Elementary School is ranked 895th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Baker Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (48.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Baker Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 293
2006 289
2007 287
2008 298
2009 305
2010 314
2011 333
2012 329
2013 367
2014 370
2015 357

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 17.7
2007 17.3
2008 17.7
2009 17.1
2010 17.6
2011 23.1
2012 17
2013 17.9
2014 18.4
2015 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.35494880546075
2006 0.39792387543253
2007 0.43554006968641
2008 0.43624161073826
2009 0.46229508196721
2010 0.39171974522293
2011 0.42042042042042
2012 0.43768996960486
2013 0.4441416893733
2014 0.46756756756757
2015 0.48739495798319

Compare Baker Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 48.7%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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