Glen Iris Elementary School



Glen Iris Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Glen Iris Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 177
1 159
2 134
3 143
4 128
5 109
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Glen Iris Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Birmingham, AL in the Birmingham City School District. It enrolls 850 students in grades 1st through 12th. Glen Iris Elementary School is the 62nd largest public school in Alabama and the 2,989th largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 850
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 50
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,989th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 62nd out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 707th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 146th out of 783

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Glen Iris Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 431
(51%)
9,394
(51%)
 Female 419
(49%)
9,148
(49%)

Glen Iris Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 628
(74%)
17,427
(94%)
 Hispanic 199
(23%)
784
(4%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
45
(0%)
 White 7
(1%)
182
(1%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
92
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

Glen Iris Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 669
(79%)
15,650
(84%)
 Not Eligible 154
(18%)
2,334
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(3%)
558
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Glen Iris Elementary School is ranked 15th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Glen Iris Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.9%) is higher than the state average of 60.8%. 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.

Glen Iris Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 648
2006 716
2007 791
2008 803
2009 827
2010 856
2011 817
2012 850

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 14
2007 15.4
2008 15.9
2009 18.8
2010 20.9
2011 19
2012 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82253086419753
2006 0.80446927374302
2007 0.80657395701643
2008 0.80448318804483
2009 0.83796856106409
2010 0.53621495327103
2011 0.89473684210526
2012 0.81882352941176

Compare Glen Iris Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 81.9%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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