Grantswood Comm Elementary School



Grantswood Comm Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Grantswood Comm Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 143
1 140
2 120
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Grantswood Comm Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Birmingham, AL in the Jefferson County School District. It enrolls 403 students in grades 1st through 12th. Grantswood Comm Elementary School is the 490th largest public school in Alabama and the 31,304th largest nationally. It has 10.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 403
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,304th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 490th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 94th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 336th out of 783

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Grantswood Comm Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 202
(50%)
12,551
(49%)
 Male 201
(50%)
13,284
(51%)

Grantswood Comm Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 208
(52%)
11,008
(43%)
 Hispanic 96
(24%)
1,704
(7%)
 White 82
(20%)
12,628
(49%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
337
(1%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
114
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
11
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
33
(0%)

Grantswood Comm Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 271
(67%)
13,058
(51%)
 Not Eligible 112
(28%)
10,783
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(5%)
1,994
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Grantswood Comm Elementary School is ranked 382nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Grantswood Comm Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.2%) 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.

Grantswood Comm Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 289
2006 320
2007 333
2008 318
2009 361
2010 357
2011 367
2012 403

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 14.4
2007 13
2008 12.5
2009 13
2010 10.1
2011 13.1
2012 10.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5121107266436
2006 0.571875
2007 0.55255255255255
2008 0.58176100628931
2009 0.72299168975069
2010 0.67787114845938
2011 0.71934604904632
2012 0.72208436724566

Compare Grantswood Comm Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,090.0% 10.9:1
 
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 72.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Grantswood Comm Elementary School
Birmingham, AL
Public KG - 02 403 10.9:1  
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Public 06 - 09 622 14.5:1 2 miles
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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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