Dan W. Peterson



Dan W. Peterson Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dan W. Peterson Students by Grade
PK 8
K 4
1 4
2 1
3 5
4 6
5 8
6 4
7 6
8 2
9 4
10 7
11 4
12 161

Dan W. Peterson is a public elementary school located in American Fork, UT in the Alpine School District. It enrolls 224 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dan W. Peterson is the 576th largest public school in Utah and the 47,173rd largest nationally.

Total Students: 224
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Dan W. Peterson Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 137
(61%)
22,386
(51%)
 Female 87
(39%)
21,161
(49%)

Dan W. Peterson Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 178
(79%)
36,611
(84%)
 Hispanic 31
(14%)
4,368
(10%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(3%)
470
(1%)
 Black 4
(2%)
291
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
317
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,350
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
140
(0%)

Dan W. Peterson Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 159
(71%)
34,650
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 52
(23%)
6,697
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(6%)
2,200
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 641 ranked schools in Utah, Dan W. Peterson is ranked 564th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dan W. Peterson students on free and reduced lunch assistance (29.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 38.0%. 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.

Dan W. Peterson Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 131
2006 119
2007 144
2008 116
2009 122
2010 111
2011 92
2012 213
2013 207
2014 195
2015 224

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 7.7
2006 7.1
2007 9
2008 1.9
2009 7.4
2010 7.4
2011 5.6
2012 11.8
2013 12.2
2014 N/A
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48091603053435
2006 N/A
2007 0.0069444444444444
2008 0.31034482758621
2009 0.39344262295082
2010 0.40540540540541
2011 0.43478260869565
2012 0.33333333333333
2013 0.28502415458937
2014 0.31794871794872
2015 0.29017857142857

Compare Dan W. Peterson to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
918.6% 9.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 29.0%
 
State Average 38.0%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Dan W. Peterson
American Fork, UT
Public PK - 12 224 -1:1  
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Private KG - 12 809 13:1 1 miles
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Private PK - KG 70 10:1 9 miles
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Private PK - 05 90 10:1 12 miles
Montessori at Riverton
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Private PK - 08 85 15:1 13 miles
St John the Baptist Middle School
Draper, UT
Private 06 - 08 353 15:1 13 miles
St John the Baptist Catholic Elementary
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Private PK - 05 577 21:1 13 miles
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Private PK - 01 82 9:1 14 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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