Cherokee Elementary School



Cherokee Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cherokee Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 154
4 157
5 156
6 1
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cherokee Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Guntersville, AL in the Guntersville City School District. It enrolls 468 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cherokee Elementary School is the 395th largest public school in Alabama and the 24,615th largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 468
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,615th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 395th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 655th out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 487th out of 783

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Cherokee Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 242
(52%)
739
(53%)
 Female 226
(48%)
668
(47%)

Cherokee Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 383
(82%)
1,143
(81%)
 Black 31
(7%)
89
(6%)
 Hispanic 31
(7%)
90
(6%)
 Two or More 14
(3%)
59
(4%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
15
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
9
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Cherokee Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 238
(51%)
720
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 202
(43%)
593
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(6%)
94
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Cherokee Elementary School is ranked 495th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cherokee Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.1%) 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.

Cherokee Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 443
2006 427
2007 434
2008 425
2009 427
2010 463
2011 470
2012 468

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 14.7
2007 15.5
2008 15.1
2009 16.4
2010 18.4
2011 17.3
2012 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42212189616253
2006 0.38875878220141
2007 0.39170506912442
2008 0.43764705882353
2009 0.42622950819672
2010 0.44708423326134
2011 0.44468085106383
2012 0.49145299145299

Compare Cherokee Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 49.1%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 

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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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