Julian Harris Elementary School



Julian Harris Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Julian Harris Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 84
1 58
2 68
3 85
4 70
5 80
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Julian Harris Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Decatur, AL in the Decatur City School District. It enrolls 445 students in grades 1st through 12th. Julian Harris Elementary School is the 425th largest public school in Alabama and the 26,954th largest nationally. It has 12.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 445
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,954th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 425th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 303rd out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 377th out of 783

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Julian Harris Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 227
(51%)
3,026
(50%)
 Female 218
(49%)
3,003
(50%)

Julian Harris Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 288
(65%)
2,571
(43%)
 Black 107
(24%)
1,913
(32%)
 Hispanic 22
(5%)
1,264
(21%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
187
(3%)
 Asian 10
(2%)
71
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
15
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Julian Harris Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 250
(56%)
2,068
(34%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 165
(37%)
3,668
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(7%)
293
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Julian Harris Elementary School is ranked 574th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Julian Harris 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.

Julian Harris Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 503
2006 489
2007 476
2008 488
2009 492
2010 N/A
2011 462
2012 445

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 16.1
2007 16.7
2008 16.8
2009 15.6
2010 N/A
2011 15.7
2012 12.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.26441351888668
2006 0.24130879345603
2007 0.24579831932773
2008 0.25409836065574
2009 0.33943089430894
2010
2011 0.37445887445887
2012 0.43820224719101

Compare Julian Harris Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,290.0% 12.9:1
 
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%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Julian Harris Elementary School
Decatur, AL
Public KG - 05 445 12.9:1  
Cedar Ridge Middle School
Decatur, AL
Public 06 - 09 825 14.1:1 2 miles
Woodmeade Elementary School
Decatur, AL
Public PK - 05 318 10.4:1 2 miles
West Morgan Middle School
Trinity, AL
Public 05 - 09 403 17:1 3 miles
Benjamin Davis Elementary School
Decatur, AL
Public KG - 02 277 12.7:1 3 miles
West Decatur Elementary School
Decatur, AL
Public PK - 05 304 11.3:1 3 miles
Cornerstone Christian School
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Private PK - 12 89 9:1 3 miles
Chestnut Grove Elementary School
Decatur, AL
Public PK - 05 381 10.7:1 3 miles
Brookhaven Middle School
Decatur, AL
Public 06 - 09 436 7.7:1 3 miles
Austinville Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 342 10.7:1 3 miles
West Morgan Elementary School
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Public KG - 04 558 11.6:1 3 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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