Lake Gem Elementary



Lake Gem Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lake Gem Elementary Students by Grade
PK 33
K 143
1 163
2 140
3 178
4 120
5 145
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lake Gem Elementary is a public elementary school located in Orlando, FL in the Orange School District. It enrolls 922 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lake Gem Elementary is the 220th largest public school in Florida and the 1,890th largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 922
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 59
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,890th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 220th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,711th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 334th out of 2,205

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Lake Gem Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 505
(55%)
66,926
(52%)
 Female 417
(45%)
62,350
(48%)

Lake Gem Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 719
(78%)
35,580
(28%)
 Hispanic 100
(11%)
45,502
(35%)
 White 61
(7%)
38,706
(30%)
 Asian 25
(3%)
5,583
(4%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
3,206
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
406
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(0%)
293
(0%)

Lake Gem Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 757
(82%)
77,452
(60%)
 Not Eligible 108
(12%)
44,297
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 57
(6%)
7,527
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Lake Gem Elementary is ranked 78th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lake Gem Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.3%) is significantly 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.

Lake Gem Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 738
2006 761
2007 788
2008 794
2009 828
2010 912
2011 869
2012 922

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 14.6
2007 14.9
2008 14.9
2009 15.6
2010 15.5
2011 15
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75880758807588
2006 0.78055190538765
2007 0.81472081218274
2008 0.80604534005038
2009 0.84661835748792
2010 0.80921052631579
2011 0.77790563866513
2012 0.88286334056399

Compare Lake Gem Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 88.3%
 

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Public PK - 05 922 15.6:1  
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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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