Blackburn Elementary School



Blackburn Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blackburn Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 139
1 142
2 110
3 121
4 127
5 111
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blackburn Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Dawsonville, GA in the Lumpkin County School District. It enrolls 750 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blackburn Elementary School is the 334th largest public school in Georgia and the 5,655th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 750
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 48.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,655th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 334th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 723rd out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 326th out of 1,342

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Blackburn Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 396
(53%)
1,465
(54%)
 Female 354
(47%)
1,256
(46%)

Blackburn Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 676
(90%)
2,406
(88%)
 Hispanic 36
(5%)
190
(7%)
 Two or More 26
(3%)
68
(2%)
 Black 6
(1%)
26
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
11
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
15
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Blackburn Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 361
(48%)
1,111
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 339
(45%)
1,387
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(7%)
223
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Blackburn Elementary School is ranked 616th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blackburn Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.9%) is slightly 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.

Blackburn Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 664
2006 710
2007 699
2008 747
2009 729
2010 737
2011 754
2012 750

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 15.1
2007 13.9
2008 14.6
2009 14.7
2010 15.8
2011 15.6
2012 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48493975903614
2006 0.5112676056338
2007 0.48354792560801
2008 0.46987951807229
2009 0.52263374485597
2010 0.54545454545455
2011 0.54376657824934
2012 0.51866666666667

Compare Blackburn Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 51.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Blackburn Elementary School
Dawsonville, GA
Public KG - 05 750 15.5:1  
Robinson Elementary School
Dawsonville, GA
Public PK - 05 604 16.8:1 6 miles
Kilough Elementary School
Dawsonville, GA
Public KG - 05 364 13.5:1 6 miles
Dawson Christian Academy
Dawsonville, GA
Private KG - 12 64 10:1 6 miles
New Dawson County Middle School
Dawsonville, GA
Public 06 - 08 424 16.5:1 6 miles
Lumpkin County Elementary School
Dahlonega, GA
Public PK - 05 608 14.8:1 7 miles
Lumpkin County Middle School
Dahlonega, GA
Public 06 - 08 865 14.3:1 7 miles
Long Branch Elementary School
Dahlonega, GA
Public KG - 05 498 14.2:1 8 miles
Black'S Mill Elementary School
Dawsonville, GA
Public KG - 05 319 11.6:1 8 miles
War Hill Christian Academy
Dawsonville, GA
Private PK - 12 61 9:1 9 miles
Riverview Middle School
Dawsonville, GA
Public 06 - 08 387 12.4:1 9 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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