Dacula Elementary School



Dacula Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dacula Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 25
K 213
1 210
2 199
3 239
4 219
5 224
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dacula Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dacula, GA in the Gwinnett County School District. It enrolls 1,329 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dacula Elementary School is the 16th largest public school in Georgia and the 271st largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,329
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 78.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 271st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 16th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,081st out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 30th out of 1,342

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Dacula Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 684
(51%)
59,819
(52%)
 Female 645
(49%)
56,203
(48%)

Dacula Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 702
(53%)
32,718
(28%)
 Black 299
(22%)
34,927
(30%)
 Hispanic 227
(17%)
32,174
(28%)
 Two or More 52
(4%)
4,259
(4%)
 Asian 41
(3%)
11,471
(10%)
 American Indian 6
(0%)
309
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
164
(0%)

Dacula Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 740
(56%)
47,917
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 470
(35%)
58,746
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 119
(9%)
9,359
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Dacula Elementary School is ranked 208th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dacula Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.3%) 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.

Dacula Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1684
2006 1987
2007 1603
2008 1639
2009 1413
2010 1338
2011 1324
2012 1329

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 15.5
2007 14.3
2008 14.5
2009 15.8
2010 16.2
2011 16.6
2012 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.17933491686461
2006 0.2174131857071
2007 0.24766063630692
2008 0.29408175716901
2009 0.35031847133758
2010 0.37593423019432
2011 0.41087613293051
2012 0.44319036869827

Compare Dacula Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 44.3%
 
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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