James Monroe Elementary



James Monroe Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Monroe Elementary Students by Grade
PK 80
K 64
1 60
2 55
3 52
4 57
5 55
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James Monroe Elementary is a public elementary school located in Norfolk, VA in the Norfolk City Public Schools. It enrolls 423 students in grades 1st through 12th. James Monroe Elementary is the 833rd largest public school in Virginia and the 29,704th largest nationally. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 423
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.83
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,704th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 833rd out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 77th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 537th out of 1,156

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James Monroe Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 216
(51%)
11,759
(49%)
 Male 207
(49%)
12,408
(51%)

James Monroe Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 376
(89%)
14,668
(61%)
 Two or More 16
(4%)
1,505
(6%)
 Hispanic 13
(3%)
2,010
(8%)
 White 10
(2%)
5,305
(22%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
103
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
492
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
84
(0%)

James Monroe Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 420
(99%)
16,744
(69%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
6,456
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
967
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, James Monroe Elementary is ranked 169th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James Monroe Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.3%) 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.

James Monroe Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 368
2006 421
2007 415
2008 422
2009 412
2010 450
2011 454
2012 460
2013 468
2014 445
2015 423

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.8
2006 10.8
2007 12.2
2008 11.7
2009 11.1
2010 13.2
2011 16.8
2012 17.5
2013 19.4
2014 13.3
2015 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.94021739130435
2006 0.92874109263658
2007 0.91084337349398
2008 0.95497630331754
2009 0.95631067961165
2010 0.90666666666667
2011 0.88325991189427
2012 0.90652173913043
2013 0.91025641025641
2014 0.99325842696629
2015 0.99290780141844

Compare James Monroe Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 99.3%
 

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Public PK - 05 423 12.5:1  
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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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