Burgess-Peterson Elementary School



Burgess-Peterson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Burgess-Peterson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 60
K 69
1 55
2 46
3 36
4 34
5 46
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Burgess-Peterson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Atlanta, GA in the Atlanta Public Schools. It enrolls 346 students in grades 1st through 12th. Burgess-Peterson Elementary School is the 1,234th largest public school in Georgia and the 37,043rd largest nationally. It has 11.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 346
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,043rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,234th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 33rd out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,040th out of 1,342

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Burgess-Peterson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 182
(53%)
19,191
(51%)
 Female 164
(47%)
18,533
(49%)

Burgess-Peterson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 306
(88%)
27,914
(74%)
 White 32
(9%)
6,154
(16%)
 Hispanic 5
(1%)
2,624
(7%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
603
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
15
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
369
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
45
(0%)

Burgess-Peterson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 266
(77%)
27,026
(72%)
 Not Eligible 67
(19%)
9,784
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(4%)
914
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Burgess-Peterson Elementary School is ranked 978th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Burgess-Peterson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (80.6%) is higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Burgess-Peterson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 383
2006 385
2007 325
2008 298
2009 299
2010 262
2011 322
2012 346

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.8
2006 12.7
2007 11.2
2008 11.5
2009 11.1
2010 9.4
2011 12.9
2012 11.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90078328981723
2006 0.91428571428571
2007 0.88
2008 0.99664429530201
2009 0.98996655518395
2010 0.92748091603053
2011 0.79503105590062
2012 0.80635838150289

Compare Burgess-Peterson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,150.0% 11.5:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 80.6%
 

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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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