John J Pershing Elementary



John J Pershing Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John J Pershing Elementary Students by Grade
PK 56
K 84
1 85
2 81
3 87
4 83
5 71
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

John J Pershing Elementary is a public elementary school located in Dallas, TX in the Dallas Independent School District. It enrolls 547 students in grades 1st through 12th. John J Pershing Elementary is the 2,398th largest public school in Texas and the 17,762nd largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 547
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.38
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,762nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 2,398th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,419th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,900th out of 4,778

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John J Pershing Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 292
(53%)
57,685
(49%)
 Male 255
(47%)
61,201
(51%)

John J Pershing Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 461
(84%)
83,628
(70%)
 Black 63
(12%)
26,840
(23%)
 White 13
(2%)
5,780
(5%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
1,483
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
691
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
392
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
72
(0%)

John J Pershing Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 510
(93%)
103,456
(87%)
 Not Eligible 22
(4%)
12,754
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 15
(3%)
2,676
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, John J Pershing Elementary is ranked 1,004th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of John J Pershing Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.0%) 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.

John J Pershing Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 716
2006 387
2007 384
2008 486
2009 464
2010 510
2011 472
2012 501
2013 535
2014 554
2015 547

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 11.7
2007 12
2008 13.9
2009 14.7
2010 15.9
2011 14.8
2012 16.2
2013 16.1
2014 16
2015 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83519553072626
2006 0.83720930232558
2007 0.85677083333333
2008 0.87242798353909
2009 0.91379310344828
2010 0.88235294117647
2011 0.90254237288136
2012 0.94810379241517
2013 0.96635514018692
2014 0.93140794223827
2015 0.95978062157221

Compare John J Pershing Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
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 96.0%
 

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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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