Dresden Elementary



Dresden Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dresden Elementary Students by Grade
PK 24
K 86
1 97
2 101
3 82
4 95
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dresden Elementary is a public elementary school located in Dresden, TN in the Weakley County School District. It enrolls 485 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dresden Elementary is the 475th largest public school in Tennessee and the 23,369th largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 485
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,369th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Tennessee: 475th out of 1,067
Student/Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 660th out of 1,065
Full Time Teacher Rank in Tennessee: 515th out of 1,065

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Dresden Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 243
(50%)
1,745
(52%)
 Female 242
(50%)
1,624
(48%)

Dresden Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 450
(93%)
2,921
(87%)
 Two or More 16
(3%)
77
(2%)
 Black 12
(2%)
263
(8%)
 Hispanic 6
(1%)
76
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
29
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Dresden Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 343
(71%)
2,177
(65%)
 Not Eligible 142
(29%)
1,192
(35%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,041 ranked schools in Tennessee, Dresden Elementary is ranked 371st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dresden Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 61.6%. 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.

Dresden Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 505
2006 526
2007 499
2008 505
2009 488
2010 422
2011 483
2012 456
2013 495
2014 476
2015 485

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 16.4
2007 17.2
2008 16.3
2009 15.7
2010 15.1
2011 16.7
2012 16.9
2013 16.5
2014 15.9
2015 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58811881188119
2006 0.53992395437262
2007 0.57915831663327
2008 0.62574257425743
2009 0.68852459016393
2010 0.74881516587678
2011 0.66045548654244
2012 0.71710526315789
2013 0.71515151515152
2014 0.68067226890756
2015 0.70721649484536

Compare Dresden Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,418.6% 14.2:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.6%
 
This School 70.7%
 

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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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