Chester Elementary



Chester Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Chester Elementary Students by Grade
PK 11
K 8
1 17
2 14
3 14
4 12
5 4
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Chester Elementary is a public elementary school located in Chester, TX in the Chester Independent School District. It enrolls 80 students in grades 1st through 12th. Chester Elementary is the 4,705th largest public school in Texas and the 53,826th largest nationally. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 80
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 6.79
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 53,826th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 4,705th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 388th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,715th out of 4,778

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Chester Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 43
(54%)
94
(53%)
 Female 37
(46%)
83
(47%)

Chester Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 68
(85%)
153
(86%)
 Black 6
(8%)
14
(8%)
 Hispanic 5
(6%)
8
(5%)
 Two or More 1
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Chester Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 34
(43%)
81
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 32
(40%)
75
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(18%)
21
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Chester Elementary is ranked 4,503rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Chester Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.5%) is slightly lower than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Chester Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 83
2006 86
2007 89
2008 90
2009 86
2010 93
2011 80
2012 86
2013 92
2014 88
2015 80

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.9
2006 11.8
2007 12.5
2008 12.5
2009 13.8
2010 18.2
2011 12.5
2012 12.3
2013 13.4
2014 11.4
2015 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49397590361446
2006 0.44186046511628
2007 0.40449438202247
2008 0.44444444444444
2009 0.51162790697674
2010 0.51612903225806
2011 0.525
2012 0.52325581395349
2013 0.58695652173913
2014 0.52272727272727
2015 0.575

Compare Chester Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 57.5%
 
State Average 62.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Chester Elementary
Chester, TX
Public PK - 05 80 11.8:1  
Chester High School
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Public 06 - 12 97 9.1:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 02 332 12.5:1 15 miles
Woodville Int
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Public 03 - 05 339 13.9:1 15 miles
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Public PK - 02 280 12.7:1 15 miles
Corrigan-Camden Elementary
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Public 03 - 05 218 14.5:1 15 miles
Corrigan-Camden J H
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Public 06 - 08 209 10.4:1 15 miles
Leggett Elementary
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Public PK - 06 90 10:1 18 miles
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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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