Joseph Williams Elementary School



Joseph Williams Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Joseph Williams Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 79
1 76
2 96
3 100
4 115
5 106
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Joseph Williams Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Gainesville, FL in the Alachua School District. It enrolls 572 students in grades 1st through 12th. Joseph Williams Elementary School is the 1,268th largest public school in Florida and the 15,287th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 572
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 38
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,287th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 1,268th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,501st out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,361st out of 2,205

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Joseph Williams Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 308
(54%)
10,363
(51%)
 Female 264
(46%)
9,853
(49%)

Joseph Williams Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 408
(71%)
7,482
(37%)
 White 95
(17%)
8,937
(44%)
 Asian 36
(6%)
911
(5%)
 Two or More 20
(3%)
1,183
(6%)
 Hispanic 8
(1%)
1,637
(8%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
41
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
25
(0%)

Joseph Williams Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 387
(68%)
9,799
(48%)
 Not Eligible 161
(28%)
9,217
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(4%)
1,200
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Joseph Williams Elementary School is ranked 984th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Joseph Williams Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.9%) is slightly 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.

Joseph Williams Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 453
2006 469
2007 478
2008 546
2009 553
2010 543
2011 494
2012 572

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.7
2006 15.1
2007 12.3
2008 11.2
2009 13.8
2010 13.4
2011 13.2
2012 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.66666666666667
2006 0.67803837953092
2007 0.67154811715481
2008 0.73076923076923
2009 0.750452079566
2010 0.69429097605893
2011 0.68016194331984
2012 0.71853146853147

Compare Joseph Williams Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 71.9%
 

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Public KG - 05 572 15.1:1  
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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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