Fernbank Elementary School



Fernbank Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fernbank Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 22
K 83
1 114
2 112
3 132
4 106
5 107
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Fernbank Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Atlanta, GA in the Dekalb County School District. It enrolls 676 students in grades 1st through 12th. Fernbank Elementary School is the 468th largest public school in Georgia and the 8,753rd largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 676
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,753rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 468th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 752nd out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 492nd out of 1,342

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Fernbank Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 339
(50%)
34,548
(49%)
 Male 337
(50%)
36,586
(51%)

Fernbank Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 414
(61%)
8,419
(12%)
 Asian 110
(16%)
4,099
(6%)
 Black 92
(14%)
46,258
(65%)
 Two or More 32
(5%)
1,126
(2%)
 Hispanic 25
(4%)
10,949
(15%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
172
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
111
(0%)

Fernbank Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 609
(90%)
18,865
(27%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 55
(8%)
48,857
(69%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(2%)
3,412
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Fernbank Elementary School is ranked 1,287th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Fernbank Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (9.9%) 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.

Fernbank Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 456
2006 493
2007 529
2008 571
2009 681
2010 689
2011 705
2012 676

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 14.1
2007 13.2
2008 13.3
2009 15.7
2010 15.8
2011 16.5
2012 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.070175438596491
2006 0.091277890466531
2007 0.10775047258979
2008 0.098073555166375
2009 0.1057268722467
2010 0.091436865021771
2011 0.095035460992908
2012 0.099112426035503

Compare Fernbank Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 9.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
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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