Rusk Elementary



Rusk Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rusk Elementary Students by Grade
PK 46
K 57
1 46
2 50
3 60
4 48
5 60
6 56
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rusk Elementary is a public elementary school located in Midland, TX in the Midland Independent School District. It enrolls 423 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rusk Elementary is the 3,415th largest public school in Texas and the 29,704th largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 423
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.79
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,704th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 3,415th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,738th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,350th out of 4,778

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Rusk Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 227
(54%)
7,627
(52%)
 Female 196
(46%)
6,923
(48%)

Rusk Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 145
(34%)
9,106
(63%)
 White 136
(32%)
3,704
(25%)
 Asian 116
(27%)
392
(3%)
 Black 16
(4%)
1,076
(7%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
230
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
12
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
30
(0%)

Rusk Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 217
(51%)
6,970
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 158
(37%)
6,331
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(11%)
1,249
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Rusk Elementary is ranked 3,290th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rusk Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (48.7%) is lower than the state average of 62.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Rusk Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 411
2006 408
2007 435
2008 411
2009 401
2010 430
2011 535
2012 566
2013 586
2014 588
2015 423

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.3
2006 13.5
2007 15.4
2008 15
2009 14.1
2010 15.5
2011 17.5
2012 17.2
2013 15.6
2014 14.7
2015 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48661800486618
2006 0.44117647058824
2007 0.45747126436782
2008 0.44282238442822
2009 0.53366583541147
2010 0.55116279069767
2011 0.55140186915888
2012 0.51943462897527
2013 0.54778156996587
2014 0.51360544217687
2015 0.48699763593381

Compare Rusk Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 48.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Rusk Elementary
Midland, TX
Public PK - 06 423 14.7:1  
Parker Elementary
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Public PK - 06 444 14.5:1 1 miles
Trinity School
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Private PK - 12 608 7:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 06 538 15.3:1 2 miles
Bonham Elementary
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Public PK - 06 697 15.6:1 2 miles
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Public PK - 06 451 14.6:1 2 miles
Midland Christian School
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Private PK - 12 1,238 14:1 2 miles
Lamar Elementary
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Public PK - 06 580 15.9:1 2 miles
Grace Lutheran Early Child Program
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Private PK - KG 119 3:1 2 miles
Scharbauer Elementary
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Public PK - 06 515 16.5:1 2 miles
Fannin Elementary
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Public KG - 06 517 16:1 2 miles
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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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