Lonnie Jackson Academy



Lonnie Jackson Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lonnie Jackson Academy Students by Grade
PK 22
K 67
1 71
2 69
3 65
4 59
5 57
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lonnie Jackson Academy is a public elementary school located in Columbus, GA in the Muscogee County School District. It enrolls 410 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lonnie Jackson Academy is the 1,139th largest public school in Georgia and the 30,611th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 410
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 30,611th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,139th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 547th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,138th out of 1,342

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Lonnie Jackson Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 213
(52%)
11,885
(51%)
 Female 197
(48%)
11,206
(49%)

Lonnie Jackson Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 353
(86%)
13,457
(58%)
 Two or More 31
(8%)
1,108
(5%)
 White 16
(4%)
6,306
(27%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
1,606
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
37
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
533
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
44
(0%)

Lonnie Jackson Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 339
(83%)
14,494
(63%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(9%)
1,556
(7%)
 Not Eligible 34
(8%)
7,041
(30%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Lonnie Jackson Academy is ranked 657th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lonnie Jackson Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.7%) is significantly 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.

Lonnie Jackson Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 506
2006 459
2007 471
2008 456
2009 428
2010 404
2011 390
2012 410

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 15.6
2007 15.5
2008 14
2009 15
2010 15.2
2011 15
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89920948616601
2006 0.94117647058824
2007 0.90021231422505
2008 0.89254385964912
2009 0.80373831775701
2010 0.89851485148515
2011 0.91538461538462
2012 0.91707317073171

Compare Lonnie Jackson Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 91.7%
 

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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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