Essex Elementary School



Essex Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Essex Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 156
K 134
1 128
2 128
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Essex Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Essex Junction, VT in the Essex Town School District. It enrolls 546 students in grades 1st through 12th. Essex Elementary School is the 16th largest public school in Vermont and the 17,847th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 546
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,847th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Vermont: 16th out of 224
Student/Teacher Rank in Vermont: 194th out of 224
Full Time Teacher Rank in Vermont: 21st out of 224

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Essex Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 288
(53%)
696
(51%)
 Female 258
(47%)
664
(49%)

Essex Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 513
(94%)
1,267
(93%)
 Two or More 13
(2%)
22
(2%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
31
(2%)
 Hispanic 7
(1%)
24
(2%)
 Black 5
(1%)
14
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Essex Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 441
(81%)
1,100
(81%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 88
(16%)
206
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
54
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 223 ranked schools in Vermont, Essex Elementary School is ranked 72nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Essex Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.2%) is significantly lower than the state average of 40.0%. 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.

Essex Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 401
2006 399
2007 381
2008 434
2009 422
2010 429
2011 434
2012 472
2013 473
2014 486
2015 546

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 15.3
2007 12.5
2008 14.1
2009 13.3
2010 13.7
2011 13.8
2012 14.5
2013 14.1
2014 14
2015 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.12468827930175
2006 0.13032581453634
2007 0.16535433070866
2008 0.16129032258065
2009 0.22748815165877
2010 0.1981351981352
2011 0.21658986175115
2012 0.24364406779661
2013 0.23044397463002
2014 0.23045267489712
2015 0.19230769230769

Compare Essex Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,147.6% 11.5:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.2%
 
State Average 40.0%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Essex Elementary School
Essex Junction, VT
Public PK - 02 546 15.3:1  
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Trinity Baptist School
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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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