Chestnut Grove Elementary School



Chestnut Grove Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Chestnut Grove Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 19
K 60
1 59
2 57
3 62
4 59
5 65
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Chestnut Grove Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Decatur, AL in the Decatur City School District. It enrolls 381 students in grades 1st through 12th. Chestnut Grove Elementary School is the 521st largest public school in Alabama and the 33,539th largest nationally. It has 10.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 381
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,539th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 521st out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 85th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 357th out of 783

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Chestnut Grove Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 195
(51%)
3,026
(50%)
 Female 186
(49%)
3,003
(50%)

Chestnut Grove Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 213
(56%)
2,571
(43%)
 Black 120
(31%)
1,913
(32%)
 Hispanic 23
(6%)
1,264
(21%)
 Two or More 17
(4%)
187
(3%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
71
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
15
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Chestnut Grove Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 214
(56%)
2,068
(34%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 155
(41%)
3,668
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(3%)
293
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Chestnut Grove Elementary School is ranked 629th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Chestnut Grove Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (43.8%) is lower than the state average of 60.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Chestnut Grove Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 413
2006 461
2007 462
2008 431
2009 433
2010 N/A
2011 415
2012 381

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 16.5
2007 15.7
2008 15.3
2009 12.6
2010 N/A
2011 12.8
2012 10.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24213075060533
2006 0.28199566160521
2007 0.2965367965368
2008 0.35266821345708
2009 0.38568129330254
2010
2011 0.46024096385542
2012 0.43832020997375

Compare Chestnut Grove Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,070.0% 10.7:1
 
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 

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Public PK - 05 381 10.7:1  
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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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