K B Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted



K B Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

K B Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted Students by Grade
PK 42
K 51
1 61
2 57
3 59
4 89
5 100
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

K B Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted is a public elementary school located in Dallas, TX in the Dallas Independent School District. It enrolls 459 students in grades 1st through 12th. K B Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted is the 3,144th largest public school in Texas and the 25,972nd largest nationally. It has 12.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 459
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,972nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 3,144th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 648th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,240th out of 4,778

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K B Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 231
(50%)
57,685
(49%)
 Male 228
(50%)
61,201
(51%)

K B Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 294
(64%)
83,628
(70%)
 Black 139
(30%)
26,840
(23%)
 White 19
(4%)
5,780
(5%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
1,483
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
691
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
392
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
72
(0%)

K B Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 412
(90%)
103,456
(87%)
 Not Eligible 39
(8%)
12,754
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(2%)
2,676
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, K B Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted is ranked 1,672nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of K B Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.5%) 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.

K B Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 617
2006 532
2007 544
2008 512
2009 563
2010 555
2011 552
2012 550
2013 575
2014 545
2015 459

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.7
2006 13.8
2007 13.1
2008 13.7
2009 16.3
2010 14.4
2011 15.1
2012 15.9
2013 16.2
2014 14.9
2015 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85575364667747
2006 0.84962406015038
2007 0.89705882352941
2008 0.9453125
2009 0.92895204262877
2010 0.91891891891892
2011 0.88224637681159
2012 0.92909090909091
2013 0.9495652173913
2014 0.90091743119266
2015 0.91503267973856

Compare K B Polk Center for Academically Talented & Gifted to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
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 91.5%
 

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