Brandon Elementary School



Brandon Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Brandon Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 2
K 197
1 204
2 218
3 187
4 176
5 167
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Brandon Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Atlanta, GA in the Atlanta Public Schools. It enrolls 1,151 students in grades 1st through 12th. Brandon Elementary School is the 39th largest public school in Georgia and the 553rd largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,151
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 79
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 553rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 39th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 469th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 26th out of 1,342

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Brandon Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 579
(50%)
19,191
(51%)
 Female 572
(50%)
18,533
(49%)

Brandon Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 910
(79%)
6,154
(16%)
 Black 126
(11%)
27,914
(74%)
 Hispanic 52
(5%)
2,624
(7%)
 Asian 35
(3%)
369
(1%)
 Two or More 27
(2%)
603
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
45
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

Brandon Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,027
(89%)
9,784
(26%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 114
(10%)
27,026
(72%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(1%)
914
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Brandon Elementary School is ranked 1,223rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Brandon Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (10.8%) is significantly 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.

Brandon Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 648
2006 691
2007 752
2008 788
2009 1020
2010 1136
2011 1195
2012 1151

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 12.7
2007 12.3
2008 12.4
2009 14.6
2010 14.6
2011 15.5
2012 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.080246913580247
2006 0.070911722141823
2007 0.06781914893617
2008 0.096446700507614
2009 0.12450980392157
2010 0.13732394366197
2011 0.13891213389121
2012 0.10773240660295

Compare Brandon Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 10.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Brandon Elementary School
Atlanta, GA
Public PK - 05 1,151 14.6:1  
Atlanta Speech School
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Private PK - 06 401 2:1 1 miles
Pace Academy
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Private KG - 12 1,047 9:1 2 miles
Atlanta Girls School
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Private 06 - 12 220 10:1 2 miles
The Cathedral Preschool
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Private PK - KG 206 1:1 2 miles
The Westminster Schools
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Private T1 - 12 1,908 7:1 2 miles
Christ the King School
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Private KG - 08 565 14:1 2 miles
The Heiskell School
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Private PK - 08 285 10:1 2 miles
Rivers Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 677 14:1 2 miles
Atlanta International School
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Private PK - 12 1,020 6:1 3 miles
Bolton Academy
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Public PK - 05 584 14.4:1 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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