Blue Ridge Elementary School



Blue Ridge Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blue Ridge Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 70
K 124
1 116
2 122
3 125
4 118
5 106
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blue Ridge Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dalton, GA in the Dalton City School District. It enrolls 781 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blue Ridge Elementary School is the 289th largest public school in Georgia and the 4,611th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 781
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 50.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,611th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 289th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 696th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 262nd out of 1,342

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Blue Ridge Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 400
(51%)
2,895
(51%)
 Female 381
(49%)
2,775
(49%)

Blue Ridge Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 706
(90%)
3,954
(70%)
 White 37
(5%)
1,173
(21%)
 Black 23
(3%)
247
(4%)
 Two or More 11
(1%)
155
(3%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
128
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Blue Ridge Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 633
(81%)
3,943
(70%)
 Not Eligible 80
(10%)
1,155
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 68
(9%)
572
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Blue Ridge Elementary School is ranked 103rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blue Ridge Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.8%) 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.

Blue Ridge Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 545
2006 552
2007 546
2008 679
2009 708
2010 713
2011 760
2012 781

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14
2006 14.5
2007 15.6
2008 13.7
2009 14.4
2010 15.2
2011 15.3
2012 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88990825688073
2006 0.89855072463768
2007 0.8956043956044
2008 0.90868924889543
2009 0.87005649717514
2010 0.87096774193548
2011 0.87105263157895
2012 0.89756722151088

Compare Blue Ridge Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 89.8%
 

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Public PK - 05 781 15.4:1  
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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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