Ben Milam Elementary



Ben Milam Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ben Milam Elementary Students by Grade
PK 31
K 31
1 34
2 44
3 34
4 45
5 40
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ben Milam Elementary is a public elementary school located in Dallas, TX in the Dallas Independent School District. It enrolls 259 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ben Milam Elementary is the 4,231st largest public school in Texas and the 44,844th largest nationally. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 259
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,844th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 4,231st out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 837th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,192nd out of 4,778

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Ben Milam Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 131
(51%)
57,685
(49%)
 Male 128
(49%)
61,201
(51%)

Ben Milam Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 229
(88%)
83,628
(70%)
 White 13
(5%)
5,780
(5%)
 Black 12
(5%)
26,840
(23%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
1,483
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
72
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
691
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
392
(0%)

Ben Milam Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 234
(90%)
103,456
(87%)
 Not Eligible 18
(7%)
12,754
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(3%)
2,676
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Ben Milam Elementary is ranked 3,008th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ben Milam Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.1%) 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.

Ben Milam Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 290
2006 263
2007 237
2008 257
2009 260
2010 292
2011 274
2012 280
2013 267
2014 272
2015 259

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 12.3
2007 12.8
2008 12.8
2009 13.7
2010 15.4
2011 14.1
2012 15.1
2013 14.8
2014 14.7
2015 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.9
2006 0.91634980988593
2007 0.89873417721519
2008 0.84824902723735
2009 0.87692307692308
2010 0.86301369863014
2011 0.92700729927007
2012 0.88928571428571
2013 0.9438202247191
2014 0.86397058823529
2015 0.93050193050193

Compare Ben Milam Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 93.1%
 

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