Ortiz Elementary



Ortiz Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ortiz Elementary Students by Grade
PK 1
K 126
1 113
2 118
3 89
4 90
5 105
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ortiz Elementary is a public elementary school located in Abilene, TX in the Abilene Independent School District. It enrolls 642 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ortiz Elementary is the 1,574th largest public school in Texas and the 10,980th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 642
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.78
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,980th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,574th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,970th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,280th out of 4,778

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Ortiz Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 332
(52%)
6,567
(52%)
 Female 310
(48%)
6,095
(48%)

Ortiz Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 456
(71%)
5,687
(45%)
 White 89
(14%)
4,607
(36%)
 Black 82
(13%)
1,552
(12%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
544
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
46
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
212
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Ortiz Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 579
(90%)
8,821
(70%)
 Not Eligible 63
(10%)
3,841
(30%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Ortiz Elementary is ranked 698th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ortiz Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Ortiz Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 526
2006 549
2007 563
2008 591
2009 645
2010 653
2011 700
2012 608
2013 643
2014 619
2015 642

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 12.5
2007 12.5
2008 13.6
2009 15
2010 15.2
2011 16.7
2012 16
2013 16.1
2014 15.1
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90304182509506
2006 0.91074681238616
2007 0.89165186500888
2008 0.90016920473773
2009 0.91162790697674
2010 0.8989280245023
2011 0.92142857142857
2012 0.91282894736842
2013 0.91601866251944
2014 0.87722132471729
2015 0.9018691588785

Compare Ortiz Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 90.2%
 

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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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