Glenn L. Downs School



Glenn L. Downs School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Glenn L. Downs School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 81
1 99
2 71
3 81
4 78
5 80
6 70
7 75
8 70
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Glenn L. Downs School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Cartwright Elementary School District. It enrolls 705 students in grades 1st through 12th. Glenn L. Downs School is the 304th largest public school in Arizona and the 7,440th largest nationally. It has 19.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 705
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,440th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 304th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 590th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 307th out of 948

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Glenn L. Downs School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 378
(54%)
9,743
(52%)
 Female 327
(46%)
9,162
(48%)

Glenn L. Downs School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 651
(92%)
16,890
(89%)
 Black 25
(4%)
744
(4%)
 White 15
(2%)
800
(4%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
217
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
161
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
16
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
77
(0%)

Glenn L. Downs School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 702
(100%)
18,845
(100%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
60
(0%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Glenn L. Downs School is ranked 80th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Glenn L. Downs School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 55.6%. 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.

Glenn L. Downs School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 643
2006 694
2007 661
2008 595
2009 691
2010 653
2011 747
2012 705

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 17.9
2007 17.1
2008 16
2009 20.6
2010 19.8
2011 16.2
2012 19.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91601866251944
2006 0.82708933717579
2007 0.83358547655068
2008 0.82857142857143
2009 0.87409551374819
2010 0.94180704441041
2011 0.94377510040161
2012 0.99574468085106

Compare Glenn L. Downs School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
1,950.0% 19.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 99.6%
 

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Public KG - 08 705 19.5:1  
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Public KG - 08 732 25.2:1 2 miles
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