Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17



Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17 Students by Grade
PK 121
K 155
1 136
2 145
3 125
4 123
5 116
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17 is a public elementary school located in Sioux Falls, SD in the Sioux Falls School District 49-5. It enrolls 921 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17 is the 2nd largest public school in South Dakota and the 2,099th largest nationally. It has 20.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 921
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.04

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Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 470
(51%)
8,592
(49%)
 Male 451
(49%)
9,040
(51%)

Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 746
(81%)
11,351
(64%)
 Two or More 53
(6%)
1,026
(6%)
 Hispanic 50
(5%)
1,836
(10%)
 Black 41
(4%)
2,006
(11%)
 Asian 16
(2%)
592
(3%)
 American Indian 15
(2%)
802
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
19
(0%)

Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 709
(77%)
8,827
(50%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 163
(18%)
7,627
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(5%)
1,178
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 274 ranked schools in South Dakota, Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17 is ranked 40th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.0%) is lower than the state average of 45.0%. 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.

Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 437
2010 554
2011 694
2012 784
2013 773
2014 805
2015 921

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 18.1
2010 17.2
2011 20.5
2012 20.4
2013 18.6
2014 19
2015 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.18535469107551
2010 0.18050541516245
2011 0.2492795389049
2012 0.27040816326531
2013 0.22380336351876
2014 0.19503105590062
2015 0.23018458197611

Compare Rf Pettigrew Elementary - 17 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 23.0%
 
State Average 45.0%
 
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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