Thomas L Marsalis Elementary



Thomas L Marsalis Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Thomas L Marsalis Elementary Students by Grade
PK 45
K 58
1 66
2 76
3 88
4 73
5 68
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Thomas L Marsalis Elementary is a public elementary school located in Dallas, TX in the Dallas Independent School District. It enrolls 474 students in grades 1st through 12th. Thomas L Marsalis Elementary is the 3,021st largest public school in Texas and the 24,449th largest nationally. It has 13.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 474
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,449th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 3,021st out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 790th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,240th out of 4,778

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Thomas L Marsalis Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 252
(53%)
61,201
(51%)
 Female 222
(47%)
57,685
(49%)

Thomas L Marsalis Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 361
(76%)
26,840
(23%)
 Hispanic 109
(23%)
83,628
(70%)
 White 3
(1%)
5,780
(5%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
392
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1,483
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
691
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
72
(0%)

Thomas L Marsalis Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 426
(90%)
103,456
(87%)
 Not Eligible 43
(9%)
12,754
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
2,676
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Thomas L Marsalis Elementary is ranked 1,603rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Thomas L Marsalis Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.9%) 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.

Thomas L Marsalis Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 623
2006 504
2007 586
2008 586
2009 589
2010 554
2011 506
2012 478
2013 540
2014 515
2015 474

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.9
2006 18.3
2007 17.2
2008 16.7
2009 16.8
2010 15.8
2011 14.5
2012 15.4
2013 20
2014 15.1
2015 13.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88121990369181
2006 0.91468253968254
2007 0.93003412969283
2008 0.94027303754266
2009 0.94227504244482
2010 0.95487364620939
2011 0.95256916996047
2012 0.9602510460251
2013 0.94814814814815
2014 0.83495145631068
2015 0.90928270042194

Compare Thomas L Marsalis Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,320.0% 13.2:1
 
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 90.9%
 

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