Ortiz Elementary



Ortiz Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ortiz Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 105
1 110
2 107
3 106
4 93
5 87
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 608 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ortiz Elementary is the 1,810th largest public school in Texas and the 12,744th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 608
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.09
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,744th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,810th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,463rd out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,773rd out of 4,707

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Ortiz Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 340
(56%)
6,781
(52%)
 Female 268
(44%)
6,214
(48%)

Ortiz Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 410
(67%)
5,530
(43%)
 White 104
(17%)
5,146
(40%)
 Black 77
(13%)
1,517
(12%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
511
(4%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
227
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
48
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

Ortiz Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 511
(84%)
7,790
(60%)
 Not Eligible 53
(9%)
3,978
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(7%)
1,227
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Ortiz Elementary is ranked 866th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ortiz Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 63.8%. 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

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

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

Compare Ortiz Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 91.3%
 

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Public KG - 05 608 16:1  
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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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