Gadsden Central Academy



Gadsden Central Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gadsden Central Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 3
5 2
6 3
7 2
8 5
9 1
10 3
11 3
12 3

Gadsden Central Academy is a public elementary school located in Quincy, FL in the Gadsden School District. It enrolls 25 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gadsden Central Academy is the 2,255th largest public school in Florida and the 55,376th largest nationally. It has 6.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 25
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 6.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 55,376th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 2,255th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 60th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 2,173rd out of 2,205

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Gadsden Central Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 22
(88%)
2,587
(50%)
 Female 3
(12%)
2,536
(50%)

Gadsden Central Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 20
(80%)
3,863
(75%)
 White 3
(12%)
184
(4%)
 Hispanic 1
(4%)
1,002
(20%)
 Two or More 1
(4%)
58
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Gadsden Central Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 18
(72%)
4,265
(83%)
 Not Eligible 7
(28%)
643
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
215
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Gadsden Central Academy is ranked 2,204th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gadsden Central Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.0%) 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.

Gadsden Central Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 55
2006 30
2007 34
2008 35
2009 27
2010 24
2011 32
2012 25

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.2
2006 6
2007 N/A
2008 6.3
2009 5.4
2010 6
2011 10.7
2012 6.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8
2006 0.76666666666667
2007 0.55882352941176
2008 0.91428571428571
2009 0.77777777777778
2010 0.83333333333333
2011 0.59375
2012 0.72

Compare Gadsden Central Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
620.0% 6.2:1
 
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 72.0%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Gadsden Central Academy
Quincy, FL
Public 04 - 12 25 6.2:1  
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Public 06 - 08 599 16.6:1 2 miles
Head Start Program
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Public PK - PK 52 17.3:1 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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