Potowmack Elementary



Potowmack Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Potowmack Elementary Students by Grade
PK 19
K 93
1 114
2 92
3 112
4 103
5 109
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Potowmack Elementary is a public elementary school located in Sterling, VA in the Loudoun County Public Schools. It enrolls 642 students in grades 1st through 12th. Potowmack Elementary is the 339th largest public school in Virginia and the 10,980th largest nationally. It has 18.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 642
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 35
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,980th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 339th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 920th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 475th out of 1,156

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Potowmack Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 334
(52%)
31,391
(51%)
 Female 308
(48%)
29,905
(49%)

Potowmack Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 277
(43%)
31,266
(51%)
 Hispanic 163
(25%)
10,076
(16%)
 Asian 105
(16%)
12,340
(20%)
 Black 50
(8%)
3,993
(7%)
 Two or More 31
(5%)
3,259
(5%)
 American Indian 16
(2%)
305
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
57
(0%)

Potowmack Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 442
(69%)
50,672
(83%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 165
(26%)
8,292
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(5%)
2,332
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Potowmack Elementary is ranked 619th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Potowmack Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (31.2%) is lower than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Potowmack Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 517
2006 509
2007 575
2008 581
2009 596
2010 633
2011 599
2012 621
2013 617
2014 640
2015 642

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 10.3
2007 15.8
2008 16.7
2009 19.3
2010 19.1
2011 18
2012 22.6
2013 22.6
2014 19.4
2015 18.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.11218568665377
2006 0.10609037328094
2007 0.10608695652174
2008 0.11876075731497
2009 0.13926174496644
2010 0.19589257503949
2011 0.18864774624374
2012 0.22383252818035
2013 0.24473257698541
2014 0.28125
2015 0.31152647975078

Compare Potowmack Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,830.0% 18.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 31.2%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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