Elkins Park School



Elkins Park School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Elkins Park School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 336
6 320
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Elkins Park School is a public elementary school located in Elkins Park, PA in the Cheltenham Township School District. It enrolls 656 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 11.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 656
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 56.3

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Elkins Park School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 334
(51%)
1,160
(50%)
 Female 322
(49%)
1,155
(50%)

Elkins Park School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 332
(51%)
1,109
(48%)
 White 236
(36%)
882
(38%)
 Asian 53
(8%)
198
(9%)
 Hispanic 34
(5%)
94
(4%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
26
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Elkins Park School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 493
(75%)
1,760
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 133
(20%)
437
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(5%)
118
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Elkins Park School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (24.8%) is lower than the state average of 45.4%. 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.

Elkins Park School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 676
2006 656
2007 663
2008 647
2009 660
2010 707
2011 651
2012 656

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.7
2006 11.4
2007 10.9
2008 10.3
2009 11
2010 11.9
2011 12
2012 11.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.099112426035503
2006 0.089939024390244
2007 0.11915535444947
2008 0.14219474497682
2009 0.16515151515152
2010 0.20650636492221
2011 0.23963133640553
2012 0.2484756097561

Compare Elkins Park School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,170.0% 11.7:1
 
1,407.3% 14.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 24.8%
 
State Average 45.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public 05 - 06 656 11.7:1  
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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