Jones-Wheat Elementary School



Jones-Wheat Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jones-Wheat Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 72
K 94
1 82
2 91
3 88
4 85
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jones-Wheat Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bainbridge, GA in the Decatur County School District. It enrolls 512 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jones-Wheat Elementary School is the 875th largest public school in Georgia and the 20,439th largest nationally. It has 18.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 512
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,439th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 875th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,281st out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,144th out of 1,342

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Jones-Wheat Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 258
(50%)
1,574
(49%)
 Male 254
(50%)
1,670
(51%)

Jones-Wheat Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 298
(58%)
1,592
(49%)
 White 190
(37%)
1,246
(38%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
76
(2%)
 Hispanic 6
(1%)
318
(10%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Jones-Wheat Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 384
(75%)
2,358
(73%)
 Not Eligible 103
(20%)
676
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(5%)
210
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Jones-Wheat Elementary School is ranked 562nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jones-Wheat Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.9%) 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.

Jones-Wheat Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 535
2006 540
2007 518
2008 529
2009 453
2010 506
2011 495
2012 512

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 15.9
2007 14.8
2008 15.2
2009 16.2
2010 16.9
2011 17.1
2012 18.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7981308411215
2006 0.78518518518519
2007 0.73938223938224
2008 0.74480151228733
2009 0.7682119205298
2010 0.77865612648221
2011 0.79393939393939
2012 0.798828125

Compare Jones-Wheat Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,880.0% 18.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 79.9%
 

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Public PK - 04 512 18.8:1  
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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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