Sawnee Elementary School



Sawnee Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sawnee Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 30
K 199
1 186
2 209
3 200
4 229
5 202
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sawnee Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Cumming, GA in the Forsyth County School District. It enrolls 1,255 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sawnee Elementary School is the 22nd largest public school in Georgia and the 345th largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,255
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 79
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 345th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 22nd out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 846th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 26th out of 1,342

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Sawnee Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 675
(54%)
14,664
(52%)
 Female 580
(46%)
13,619
(48%)

Sawnee Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 940
(75%)
20,271
(72%)
 Hispanic 214
(17%)
3,664
(13%)
 Asian 33
(3%)
2,736
(10%)
 Black 29
(2%)
751
(3%)
 Two or More 29
(2%)
727
(3%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
116
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
18
(0%)

Sawnee Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 887
(71%)
22,495
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 299
(24%)
4,804
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 69
(5%)
984
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Sawnee Elementary School is ranked 687th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sawnee Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (29.3%) 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.

Sawnee Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 492
2006 545
2007 1356
2008 1417
2009 1536
2010 1591
2011 1658
2012 1255

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 12.4
2007 12.8
2008 13.8
2009 15.7
2010 16.7
2011 16.5
2012 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20325203252033
2006 0.20917431192661
2007 0.21681415929204
2008 0.20536344389555
2009 0.23502604166667
2010 0.2394720301697
2011 0.22496984318456
2012 0.29322709163347

Compare Sawnee Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 29.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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Cumming, GA
Public PK - 05 1,255 15.9:1  
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Public 06 - 08 900 17:1 4 miles
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Private PK - 06 54 11:1 4 miles
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Public PK - 05 1,086 15.3:1 4 miles
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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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