Griffith Elementary School



Griffith Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Griffith Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 97
1 100
2 82
3 72
4 80
5 74
6 71
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 1

Griffith Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Balsz Elementary School District. It enrolls 577 students in grades 1st through 12th. Griffith Elementary School is the 496th largest public school in Arizona and the 14,922nd largest nationally. It has 18.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 577
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.05
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,922nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 496th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 398th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 434th out of 948

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Griffith Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 300
(52%)
1,166
(53%)
 Female 277
(48%)
1,042
(47%)

Griffith Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 420
(73%)
1,553
(70%)
 White 58
(10%)
160
(7%)
 Black 44
(8%)
307
(14%)
 American Indian 30
(5%)
125
(6%)
 Two or More 19
(3%)
34
(2%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
26
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
3
(0%)

Griffith Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 466
(81%)
1,952
(88%)
 Not Eligible 68
(12%)
143
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(7%)
113
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Griffith Elementary School is ranked 181st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Griffith Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.2%) 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.

Griffith Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 691
2006 660
2007 648
2008 667
2009 680
2010 605
2011 597
2012 577

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.6
2006 19.7
2007 19.6
2008 21.2
2009 21.9
2010 18.3
2011 N/A
2012 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40231548480463
2006 0.99545454545455
2007 0.79320987654321
2008 0.85307346326837
2009 0.99558823529412
2010 0.99504132231405
2011 0.99497487437186
2012 0.88214904679376

Compare Griffith Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 88.2%
 

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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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