Gresham Elementary School



Gresham Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gresham Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 78
1 63
2 54
3 67
4 57
5 65
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gresham Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Birmingham, AL in the Jefferson County School District. It enrolls 384 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gresham Elementary School is the 519th largest public school in Alabama and the 33,212th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 384
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 28
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,212th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 519th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 428th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 525th out of 783

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Gresham Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 195
(51%)
12,551
(49%)
 Male 189
(49%)
13,284
(51%)

Gresham Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 249
(65%)
11,008
(43%)
 Hispanic 53
(14%)
1,704
(7%)
 White 52
(14%)
12,628
(49%)
 Asian 13
(3%)
114
(0%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
337
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
11
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
33
(0%)

Gresham Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 249
(65%)
13,058
(51%)
 Not Eligible 103
(27%)
10,783
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(8%)
1,994
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Gresham Elementary School is ranked 399th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gresham Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.2%) 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.

Gresham Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 338
2006 322
2007 292
2008 326
2009 338
2010 342
2011 341
2012 384

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 12.9
2007 11.7
2008 13
2009 16.4
2010 12.6
2011 14.2
2012 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.47041420118343
2006 0.52795031055901
2007 0.6541095890411
2008 0.57975460122699
2009 0.68047337278107
2010 0.71052631578947
2011 0.7683284457478
2012 0.73177083333333

Compare Gresham Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 73.2%
 

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Public KG - 05 384 13.7:1  
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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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