Dug Gap Elementary School



Dug Gap Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dug Gap Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 22
K 84
1 73
2 63
3 59
4 56
5 60
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dug Gap Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dalton, GA in the Whitfield County School District. It enrolls 417 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dug Gap Elementary School is the 1,128th largest public school in Georgia and the 29,859th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 417
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,859th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,128th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 257th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,023rd out of 1,342

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Dug Gap Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 214
(51%)
4,997
(52%)
 Female 203
(49%)
4,596
(48%)

Dug Gap Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 256
(61%)
3,926
(41%)
 White 143
(34%)
5,109
(53%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
85
(1%)
 Black 6
(1%)
145
(2%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
284
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
40
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Dug Gap Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 293
(70%)
6,125
(64%)
 Not Eligible 90
(22%)
2,410
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(8%)
1,058
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Dug Gap Elementary School is ranked 806th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dug Gap Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.4%) is 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.

Dug Gap Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 471
2006 487
2007 482
2008 483
2009 417
2010 422
2011 417
2012 417

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 13.8
2007 13.6
2008 13.2
2009 13
2010 13.8
2011 13
2012 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64331210191083
2006 0.63860369609856
2007 0.68672199170124
2008 0.74948240165631
2009 0.73141486810552
2010 0.74881516587678
2011 0.76498800959233
2012 0.7841726618705

Compare Dug Gap Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 78.4%
 

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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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