Ben Gamla Charter School



Ben Gamla Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ben Gamla Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 16
1 8
2 8
3 3
4 4
5 5
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ben Gamla Charter School is a public elementary school located in Clearwater, FL in the Pinellas School District. It enrolls 44 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ben Gamla Charter School is the 2,228th largest public school in Florida and the 54,788th largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 44
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 54,788th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 2,228th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,295th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 2,183rd out of 2,205

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Ben Gamla Charter School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 31
(70%)
34,659
(48%)
 Male 13
(30%)
37,418
(52%)

Ben Gamla Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 42
(95%)
41,149
(57%)
 Black 2
(5%)
13,962
(19%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2,916
(4%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
10,691
(15%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
175
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3,008
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
176
(0%)

Ben Gamla Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 30
(68%)
29,749
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 13
(30%)
37,527
(52%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 1
(2%)
4,801
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Ben Gamla Charter School is ranked 2,221st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ben Gamla Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (31.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Compare Ben Gamla Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 31.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ben Gamla Charter School
Clearwater, FL
Public KG - 08 44 14.7:1  
St Pauls School
Clearwater, FL
Private PK - 08 347 8:1 1 miles
Belcher Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 634 13.5:1 1 miles
Oak Grove Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 1,146 16.4:1 1 miles
First Lutheran School
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Private PK - 08 134 12:1 2 miles
Abundant Life Christian Academy
Clearwater, FL
Private KG - 12 90 10:1 2 miles
Frontier Elementary School
Clearwater, FL
Public PK - 05 676 14.1:1 2 miles
Plumb Elementary School
Clearwater, FL
Public PK - 05 806 13.7:1 2 miles
Pinellas Academy of Math and Science
Clearwater, FL
Public KG - 08 437 87.4:1 2 miles
Plato Academy Charter School
Clearwater, FL
Public KG - 08 364 13.5:1 2 miles
Delphi Academy of Florida
Clearwater, FL
Private PK - PK 132 9:1 3 miles
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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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