Centennial Elementary School



Centennial Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Centennial Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 135
1 131
2 138
3 125
4 120
5 111
6 117
7 109
8 105
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Centennial Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Gilbert, AZ in the Higley Unified School District. It enrolls 1,091 students in grades 1st through 12th. Centennial Elementary School is the 30th largest public school in Arizona and the 749th largest nationally. It has 20.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,091
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 54.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 749th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 30th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 677th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 21st out of 948

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Centennial Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 603
(55%)
4,144
(53%)
 Female 488
(45%)
3,665
(47%)

Centennial Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 723
(66%)
5,307
(68%)
 Hispanic 234
(21%)
1,505
(19%)
 Asian 51
(5%)
329
(4%)
 Two or More 43
(4%)
231
(3%)
 Black 35
(3%)
346
(4%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
67
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
24
(0%)

Centennial Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 865
(79%)
5,904
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 156
(14%)
1,416
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 70
(6%)
489
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Centennial Elementary School is ranked 594th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Centennial Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.7%) is significantly lower than the state average of 55.6%. 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.

Centennial Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 692
2010 808
2011 968
2012 1091

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 17.7
2010 17.1
2011 20.5
2012 20.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.2514450867052
2010 0.18316831683168
2011 0.21074380165289
2012 0.20714940421632

Compare Centennial Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
2,020.0% 20.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 

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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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