School of Discovery Genesis Center



School of Discovery Genesis Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

School of Discovery Genesis Center Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 269
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

School of Discovery Genesis Center is a public elementary school located in Selma, AL in the Selma City School District. It enrolls 269 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 269
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.06

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School of Discovery Genesis Center Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 143
(53%)
1,606
(52%)
 Female 126
(47%)
1,498
(48%)

School of Discovery Genesis Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 265
(99%)
2,989
(96%)
 White 3
(1%)
94
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
12
(0%)

School of Discovery Genesis Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 242
(90%)
2,518
(81%)
 Not Eligible 22
(8%)
512
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(2%)
74
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of School of Discovery Genesis Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.8%) 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.

School of Discovery Genesis Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 282
2006 248
2007 308
2008 308
2009 292
2010 299
2011 295
2012 269

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.6
2006 18.4
2007 19.1
2008 18.9
2009 18.8
2010 16.6
2011 15.9
2012 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88297872340426
2006 0.85887096774194
2007 0.85714285714286
2008 0.87012987012987
2009 0.88013698630137
2010 0.90969899665552
2011 0.91186440677966
2012 0.9182156133829

Compare School of Discovery Genesis Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 
This School 91.8%
 

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School of Discovery Genesis Center
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Public 06 - 06 269 14.1:1  
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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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