Pleasant Grove Elementary School



Pleasant Grove Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pleasant Grove Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 98
1 74
2 91
3 90
4 91
5 69
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pleasant Grove Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dalton, GA in the Whitfield County School District. It enrolls 513 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pleasant Grove Elementary School is the 871st largest public school in Georgia and the 20,341st largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 513
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,341st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 871st out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 442nd out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 801st out of 1,342

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Pleasant Grove Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 276
(54%)
4,997
(52%)
 Female 237
(46%)
4,596
(48%)

Pleasant Grove Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 284
(55%)
3,926
(41%)
 White 186
(36%)
5,109
(53%)
 Two or More 19
(4%)
284
(3%)
 Asian 13
(3%)
85
(1%)
 Black 8
(2%)
145
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
40
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Pleasant Grove Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 342
(67%)
6,125
(64%)
 Not Eligible 106
(21%)
2,410
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(13%)
1,058
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Pleasant Grove Elementary School is ranked 567th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pleasant Grove Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.3%) 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.

Pleasant Grove Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 639
2006 605
2007 607
2008 612
2009 540
2010 542
2011 527
2012 513

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 14
2007 14.2
2008 14.2
2009 13.8
2010 14.6
2011 14.6
2012 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.57276995305164
2006 0.62809917355372
2007 0.68863261943987
2008 0.72385620915033
2009 0.71851851851852
2010 0.74538745387454
2011 0.74762808349146
2012 0.79337231968811

Compare Pleasant Grove Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 79.3%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Pleasant Grove Elementary School
Dalton, GA
Public KG - 05 513 14.5:1  
North Whitfield Middle School
Dalton, GA
Public 06 - 08 861 15.7:1 3 miles
Park Creek Elementary School
Dalton, GA
Public PK - 05 750 13.6:1 3 miles
Dalton Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 1,677 15:1 3 miles
New Hope Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 581 16.9:1 4 miles
Dawnville Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 560 14.4:1 4 miles
Christian Heritage School
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Private KG - 12 447 11:1 4 miles
Westwood Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 578 16.3:1 4 miles
New Hope Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 603 14.4:1 4 miles
Roan Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 442 12.7:1 4 miles
Blue Ridge Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 781 15.4:1 5 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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