Gurdon Primary School



Gurdon Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gurdon Primary School Students by Grade
PK 40
K 60
1 61
2 41
3 66
4 59
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gurdon Primary School is a public elementary school located in Gurdon, AR in the Gurdon School District. It enrolls 327 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gurdon Primary School is the 382nd largest public school in Arkansas and the 38,811th largest nationally. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 327
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.81
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,811th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 382nd out of 555
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 503rd out of 555
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 472nd out of 555

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Gurdon Primary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 166
(51%)
276
(50%)
 Female 161
(49%)
273
(50%)

Gurdon Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 169
(52%)
289
(53%)
 Black 83
(25%)
141
(26%)
 Hispanic 71
(22%)
107
(19%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Gurdon Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 213
(65%)
352
(64%)
 Not Eligible 65
(20%)
120
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(15%)
77
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 555 ranked schools in Arkansas, Gurdon Primary School is ranked 282nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gurdon Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.1%) is higher than the state average of 65.0%. 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.

Gurdon Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 358
2006 354
2007 344
2008 323
2009 319
2010 303
2011 329
2012 327

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 13.6
2007 13.2
2008 14.7
2009 12.8
2010 15.5
2011 17.1
2012 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68715083798883
2006 0.75706214689266
2007 0.73837209302326
2008 0.73684210526316
2009 0.79937304075235
2010 0.76897689768977
2011 0.76899696048632
2012 0.80122324159021

Compare Gurdon Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,441.1% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 65.0%
 
This School 80.1%
 

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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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