Luther W. Machen Elementary



Luther W. Machen Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Luther W. Machen Elementary Students by Grade
PK 6
K 90
1 76
2 90
3 81
4 70
5 85
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Luther W. Machen Elementary is a public elementary school located in Hampton, VA in the Hampton City Public Schools. It enrolls 498 students in grades 1st through 12th. Luther W. Machen Elementary is the 669th largest public school in Virginia and the 22,122nd largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 498
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,122nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 669th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 410th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 566th out of 1,156

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Luther W. Machen Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 254
(51%)
6,900
(48%)
 Male 244
(49%)
7,500
(52%)

Luther W. Machen Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 351
(70%)
8,468
(59%)
 White 76
(15%)
3,531
(25%)
 Hispanic 40
(8%)
998
(7%)
 Two or More 24
(5%)
1,059
(7%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
280
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
44
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
20
(0%)

Luther W. Machen Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 431
(87%)
7,940
(55%)
 Not Eligible 67
(13%)
5,839
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
621
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Luther W. Machen Elementary is ranked 157th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Luther W. Machen Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.5%) is significantly 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.

Luther W. Machen Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 567
2006 531
2007 502
2008 521
2009 508
2010 450
2011 495
2012 499
2013 512
2014 471
2015 498

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 14
2007 16.7
2008 18
2009 17.5
2010 18
2011 15.9
2012 14.6
2013 16
2014 16.2
2015 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.52380952380952
2006 0.53295668549906
2007 0.5398406374502
2008 0.55278310940499
2009 0.51574803149606
2010 0.63777777777778
2011 0.70909090909091
2012 0.74749498997996
2013 0.705078125
2014 0.71125265392781
2015 0.86546184738956

Compare Luther W. Machen Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 86.5%
 

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