Barbara Jordan Elementary



Barbara Jordan Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Barbara Jordan Elementary Students by Grade
PK 83
K 87
1 105
2 112
3 91
4 94
5 93
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Barbara Jordan Elementary is a public elementary school located in Dallas, TX in the Dallas Independent School District. It enrolls 665 students in grades 1st through 12th. Barbara Jordan Elementary is the 1,398th largest public school in Texas and the 9,695th largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 665
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,695th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,398th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,252nd out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,581st out of 4,778

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Barbara Jordan Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 339
(51%)
57,685
(49%)
 Male 326
(49%)
61,201
(51%)

Barbara Jordan Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 579
(87%)
83,628
(70%)
 Black 78
(12%)
26,840
(23%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
691
(1%)
 White 3
(0%)
5,780
(5%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
392
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1,483
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
72
(0%)

Barbara Jordan Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 652
(98%)
103,456
(87%)
 Not Eligible 10
(2%)
12,754
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(0%)
2,676
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Barbara Jordan Elementary is ranked 406th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Barbara Jordan Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.5%) 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.

Barbara Jordan Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 984
2006 601
2007 602
2008 611
2009 612
2010 569
2011 578
2012 555
2013 613
2014 639
2015 665

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.6
2006 13.4
2007 14
2008 15.7
2009 15.7
2010 14.2
2011 15
2012 15.4
2013 18.4
2014 16.4
2015 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.94715447154472
2006 0.95507487520799
2007 0.97009966777409
2008 0.96563011456628
2009 0.97058823529412
2010 0.98242530755712
2011 0.9757785467128
2012 0.97837837837838
2013 0.97226753670473
2014 0.94209702660407
2015 0.98496240601504

Compare Barbara Jordan Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 98.5%
 

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