Big Creek Elementary School



Big Creek Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Big Creek Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 6
K 110
1 95
2 116
3 94
4 118
5 112
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Big Creek Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Cumming, GA in the Forsyth County School District. It enrolls 651 students in grades 1st through 12th. Big Creek Elementary School is the 535th largest public school in Georgia and the 10,072nd largest nationally. It has 19.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 651
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,072nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 535th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,294th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 878th out of 1,342

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Big Creek Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 335
(51%)
14,664
(52%)
 Female 316
(49%)
13,619
(48%)

Big Creek Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 382
(59%)
20,271
(72%)
 Asian 183
(28%)
2,736
(10%)
 Hispanic 42
(6%)
3,664
(13%)
 Two or More 23
(4%)
727
(3%)
 Black 18
(3%)
751
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
116
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
18
(0%)

Big Creek Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 608
(93%)
22,495
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 38
(6%)
4,804
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
984
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Big Creek Elementary School is ranked 1,318th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Big Creek Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (6.6%) 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.

Big Creek Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1173
2006 932
2007 927
2008 949
2009 604
2010 628
2011 609
2012 651

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 15.4
2007 14.6
2008 14.7
2009 16.1
2010 17.2
2011 16.9
2012 19.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.035805626598465
2006 0.039699570815451
2007 0.04638619201726
2008 0.044257112750263
2009 0.049668874172185
2010 0.07484076433121
2011 0.067323481116585
2012 0.06605222734255

Compare Big Creek Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,910.0% 19.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 6.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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Cumming, GA
Public PK - 05 651 19.1:1  
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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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