Blanchard Elementary School



Blanchard Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blanchard Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 34
K 91
1 95
2 84
3 91
4 83
5 102
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blanchard Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Columbus, GA in the Muscogee County School District. It enrolls 580 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blanchard Elementary School is the 686th largest public school in Georgia and the 14,699th largest nationally. It has 16.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 580
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,699th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 686th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 978th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 818th out of 1,342

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Blanchard Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 290
(50%)
11,885
(51%)
 Female 290
(50%)
11,206
(49%)

Blanchard Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 361
(62%)
6,306
(27%)
 Black 121
(21%)
13,457
(58%)
 Hispanic 45
(8%)
1,606
(7%)
 Two or More 37
(6%)
1,108
(5%)
 Asian 15
(3%)
533
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
37
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
44
(0%)

Blanchard Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 320
(55%)
7,041
(30%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 223
(38%)
14,494
(63%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(6%)
1,556
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Blanchard Elementary School is ranked 1,022nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blanchard Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.8%) is 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.

Blanchard Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 635
2006 634
2007 609
2008 549
2009 565
2010 521
2011 593
2012 580

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 15.2
2007 15.2
2008 15.2
2009 17.2
2010 15.8
2011 16.7
2012 16.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30708661417323
2006 0.32649842271293
2007 0.33661740558292
2008 0.32058287795993
2009 0.3787610619469
2010 0.37236084452975
2011 0.45362563237774
2012 0.44827586206897

Compare Blanchard Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,650.0% 16.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 44.8%
 
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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