Keywords: keister elementary
Description: Keister Elementary info including contact details, student to teacher ratio, total enrollment, and more for this public elementary school located in Harrisonburg, VA
Keister Elementary is a public elementary school located in Harrisonburg, VA in the Harrisonburg City Public Schools. It enrolls 489 students in grades 1st through 12th. Keister Elementary is the 661st largest public school in Virginia and the 22,543rd largest nationally. It has 12.2 students to every teacher.
Out of 1,154 ranked schools in Virginia, Keister Elementary is ranked 341st for total students on lunch assistance.
The percentage of Keister Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.3% ) is higher than the state average of 42.6%. 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.