Cora Castlen Elementary



Cora Castlen Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cora Castlen Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 81
1 105
2 84
3 78
4 105
5 97
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cora Castlen Elementary is a public elementary school located in Grand Bay, AL in the Mobile County School District. It enrolls 550 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cora Castlen Elementary is the 287th largest public school in Alabama and the 17,078th largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 550
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 38
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,078th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 287th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 515th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 318th out of 783

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Cora Castlen Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 276
(50%)
21,418
(52%)
 Female 274
(50%)
20,166
(48%)

Cora Castlen Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 458
(83%)
18,044
(43%)
 Black 56
(10%)
20,896
(50%)
 Hispanic 16
(3%)
926
(2%)
 Asian 11
(2%)
935
(2%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
315
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
442
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
26
(0%)

Cora Castlen Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 327
(59%)
28,930
(70%)
 Not Eligible 173
(31%)
10,397
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(9%)
2,257
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Cora Castlen Elementary is ranked 235th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cora Castlen Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.5%) is slightly 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.

Cora Castlen Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 558
2006 560
2007 516
2008 498
2009 506
2010 487
2011 520
2012 550

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 14.7
2007 13.1
2008 14.6
2009 17.4
2010 14.3
2011 17.3
2012 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.67921146953405
2006 0.59642857142857
2007 0.56976744186047
2008 0.63052208835341
2009 0.56916996047431
2010 0.58110882956879
2011 0.64423076923077
2012 0.68545454545455

Compare Cora Castlen Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 68.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Cora Castlen Elementary
Grand Bay, AL
Public KG - 05 550 14.5:1  
Grand Bay Middle School
Grand Bay, AL
Public 06 - 09 778 12.3:1 1 miles
Breitling Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 586 14:1 3 miles
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Public PK - 05 571 14.6:1 5 miles
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Public PK - 05 467 15.6:1 7 miles
Pearl Haskew Elementary
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Public KG - 05 601 14.7:1 8 miles
Peter F Alba Middle School
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Public 06 - 09 717 18.2:1 9 miles
Meadowlake Elementary
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Public PK - 05 457 13.9:1 10 miles
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Public 03 - 05 508 18.1:1 10 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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