Barrow Elementary School



Barrow Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Barrow Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 65
K 92
1 78
2 68
3 61
4 69
5 55
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Barrow Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Athens, GA in the Clarke County School District. It enrolls 488 students in grades 1st through 12th. Barrow Elementary School is the 943rd largest public school in Georgia and the 22,639th largest nationally. It has 12.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 488
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 39
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,639th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 943rd out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 82nd out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 651st out of 1,342

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Barrow Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 272
(56%)
5,092
(53%)
 Female 216
(44%)
4,558
(47%)

Barrow Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 210
(43%)
1,843
(19%)
 Black 203
(42%)
4,908
(51%)
 Asian 29
(6%)
211
(2%)
 Hispanic 26
(5%)
2,302
(24%)
 Two or More 20
(4%)
369
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
9
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Barrow Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 260
(53%)
7,481
(78%)
 Not Eligible 207
(42%)
1,636
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(4%)
533
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Barrow Elementary School is ranked 969th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Barrow Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.6%) is slightly lower than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Barrow Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 396
2006 396
2007 405
2008 392
2009 493
2010 460
2011 509
2012 488

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 12.1
2007 12.2
2008 11.4
2009 13.5
2010 12.1
2011 13.2
2012 12.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.27020202020202
2006 0.27020202020202
2007 0.25679012345679
2008 0.25765306122449
2009 0.51926977687627
2010 0.53478260869565
2011 0.5147347740668
2012 0.57581967213115

Compare Barrow Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,250.0% 12.5:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 57.6%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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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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