Olsen Park Elementary



Olsen Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Olsen Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 31
K 67
1 64
2 82
3 80
4 66
5 71
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Olsen Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Amarillo, TX in the Amarillo Independent School District. It enrolls 461 students in grades 1st through 12th. Olsen Park Elementary is the 3,068th largest public school in Texas and the 25,362nd largest nationally. It has 18.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 461
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.41
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,362nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 3,068th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,388th out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,640th out of 4,707

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Olsen Park Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 231
(50%)
14,116
(49%)
 Male 230
(50%)
14,753
(51%)

Olsen Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 339
(74%)
9,723
(34%)
 Hispanic 97
(21%)
13,764
(48%)
 Black 16
(3%)
2,965
(10%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
694
(2%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
1,488
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
81
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
154
(1%)

Olsen Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 270
(59%)
8,065
(28%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 158
(34%)
18,258
(63%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(7%)
2,546
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Olsen Park Elementary is ranked 3,365th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Olsen Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (41.4%) is lower than the state average of 63.8%. 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.

Olsen Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 388
2006 399
2007 395
2008 395
2009 406
2010 440
2011 453
2012 461

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.4
2006 17.7
2007 17.7
2008 18.2
2009 17.4
2010 18.1
2011 18.7
2012 18.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.3840206185567
2006 0.36842105263158
2007 0.39746835443038
2008 0.4
2009 0.41133004926108
2010 0.42954545454545
2011 0.40618101545254
2012 0.41431670281996

Compare Olsen Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,890.0% 18.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 41.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 

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Olsen Park Elementary
Amarillo, TX
Public PK - 05 461 18.9:1  
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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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