Booker Elementary



Booker Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Booker Elementary Students by Grade
PK 3
K 56
1 65
2 79
3 75
4 81
5 68
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Booker Elementary is a public elementary school located in Hampton, VA in the Hampton City Public Schools. It enrolls 427 students in grades 1st through 12th. Booker Elementary is the 832nd largest public school in Virginia and the 29,277th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 427
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,277th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 832nd out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 485th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 783rd out of 1,156

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Booker Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 220
(52%)
6,900
(48%)
 Male 207
(48%)
7,500
(52%)

Booker Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 196
(46%)
8,468
(59%)
 White 147
(34%)
3,531
(25%)
 Two or More 52
(12%)
1,059
(7%)
 Hispanic 26
(6%)
998
(7%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
280
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
20
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
44
(0%)

Booker Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 200
(47%)
7,940
(55%)
 Not Eligible 190
(44%)
5,839
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(9%)
621
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Booker Elementary is ranked 519th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Booker Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Booker Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 439
2006 379
2007 431
2008 386
2009 378
2010 386
2011 364
2012 444
2013 426
2014 454
2015 427

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.7
2006 12.8
2007 19.6
2008 18.4
2009 18
2010 18.4
2011 14.3
2012 15.1
2013 15.8
2014 16.2
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36674259681093
2006 0.40105540897098
2007 0.46171693735499
2008 0.42746113989637
2009 0.43121693121693
2010 0.48704663212435
2011 0.52472527472527
2012 0.62162162162162
2013 0.57746478873239
2014 0.61453744493392
2015 0.55503512880562

Compare Booker Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
This School 55.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 427 15.5:1  
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Public PK - 05 381 12.7:1 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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