Pfeiffer Elementary School

Pfeiffer Elementary School serves 211 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Pfeiffer Elementary School operates within the Akron City School District.

Overview

The student population of 211 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 211 students
Pfeiffer Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Pfeiffer Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Pfeiffer Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 18:1
Pfeiffer Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Pfeiffer Elementary School Asian (2008-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
4%
Pfeiffer Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
23%
17%
Pfeiffer Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
62%
73%
Pfeiffer Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Pfeiffer Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Pfeiffer Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.43
Pfeiffer Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
49%
37%
Pfeiffer Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
16%
6%
Pfeiffer Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,314 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Akron City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
3
Number of Students Managed 25,314 979
Akron City School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $387 MM $12 MM
Akron City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $408 MM $11 MM
Akron City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,913 $10,997
Akron City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,763 $10,473
Akron City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Kenmore High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Innes Community Learning Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Smith Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Akron Kenmore High School
    2140 13th St Sw
    Akron , OH , 44314
    (330)253-6158
    0.2  mi  |  834  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Akron Smith Elementary School
    941 Chester Ave
    Akron , OH , 44314
    (330)848-5255
    0.5  mi  |  151  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Akron Innes Community Learning Center
    1999 East Ave
    Akron , OH , 44314
    (330)761-7900
    0.8  mi  |  612  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Akron Lawndale Elementary School
    2330 25th St Sw
    Akron , OH , 44314
    (330)848-5237
    1  mi  |  192  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Akron Rimer Community Learning Center
    2370 Manchester Rd
    Akron , OH , 44314
    (330)761-7905
    1  mi  |  260  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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