Erwin Craighead Elementary School



Erwin Craighead Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Erwin Craighead Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 39
K 79
1 80
2 76
3 91
4 63
5 64
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Erwin Craighead Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Mobile, AL in the Mobile County School District. It enrolls 492 students in grades 1st through 12th. Erwin Craighead Elementary School is the 369th largest public school in Alabama and the 22,281st largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 492
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,281st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 369th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 642nd out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 455th out of 783

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Erwin Craighead Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 265
(54%)
21,418
(52%)
 Female 227
(46%)
20,166
(48%)

Erwin Craighead Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 491
(100%)
20,896
(50%)
 White 1
(0%)
18,044
(43%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
935
(2%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
926
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
442
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
315
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
26
(0%)

Erwin Craighead Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 444
(90%)
28,930
(70%)
 Not Eligible 42
(9%)
10,397
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(1%)
2,257
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Erwin Craighead Elementary School is ranked 130th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Erwin Craighead Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.5%) is significantly 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.

Erwin Craighead Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 573
2006 560
2007 533
2008 487
2009 574
2010 562
2011 497
2012 492

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 13.7
2007 14.8
2008 13.6
2009 17.3
2010 16
2011 17
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.96858638743455
2006 0.97142857142857
2007 0.92120075046904
2008 0.90143737166324
2009 0.91289198606272
2010 0.8932384341637
2011 0.87525150905433
2012 0.91463414634146

Compare Erwin Craighead Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 91.5%
 

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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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