Garden City Early Learning Academy



Garden City Early Learning Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garden City Early Learning Academy Students by Grade
PK 100
K 90
1 78
2 67
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garden City Early Learning Academy is a public elementary school located in Fort Pierce, FL in the St. Lucie School District. It enrolls 335 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garden City Early Learning Academy is the 1,856th largest public school in Florida and the 38,051st largest nationally. It has 12.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 335
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,051st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,856th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 369th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,802nd out of 2,205

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Garden City Early Learning Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 183
(55%)
14,983
(52%)
 Female 152
(45%)
13,681
(48%)

Garden City Early Learning Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 200
(60%)
8,463
(30%)
 Hispanic 66
(20%)
7,615
(27%)
 White 46
(14%)
10,829
(38%)
 Two or More 18
(5%)
1,087
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
54
(0%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
510
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
106
(0%)

Garden City Early Learning Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 257
(77%)
16,475
(57%)
 Not Eligible 70
(21%)
10,237
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(2%)
1,952
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Garden City Early Learning Academy is ranked 1,510th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garden City Early Learning Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.1%) is higher than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Garden City Early Learning Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 316
2009 288
2010 356
2011 363
2012 335

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 11.3
2009 11.1
2010 10.2
2011 10.4
2012 12.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.87974683544304
2009 0.85763888888889
2010 0.85393258426966
2011 0.79889807162534
2012 0.7910447761194

Compare Garden City Early Learning Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,240.0% 12.4:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 79.1%
 

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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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