Bob Mathis Elementary School



Bob Mathis Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bob Mathis Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 36
K 68
1 59
2 67
3 63
4 53
5 77
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bob Mathis Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Decatur, GA in the Dekalb County School District. It enrolls 423 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bob Mathis Elementary School is the 1,120th largest public school in Georgia and the 29,207th largest nationally. It has 13.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 423
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,207th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,120th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 125th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 952nd out of 1,342

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Bob Mathis Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 216
(51%)
36,586
(51%)
 Female 207
(49%)
34,548
(49%)

Bob Mathis Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 405
(96%)
46,258
(65%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
1,126
(2%)
 Hispanic 7
(2%)
10,949
(15%)
 White 2
(0%)
8,419
(12%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
4,099
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
111
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
172
(0%)

Bob Mathis Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 309
(73%)
48,857
(69%)
 Not Eligible 72
(17%)
18,865
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(10%)
3,412
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Bob Mathis Elementary School is ranked 737th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bob Mathis Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.0%) 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.

Bob Mathis Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 421
2006 388
2007 375
2008 359
2009 333
2010 370
2011 404
2012 423

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 12
2007 12.1
2008 12.4
2009 12.3
2010 13.3
2011 12
2012 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.72684085510689
2006 0.71649484536082
2007 0.776
2008 0.76601671309192
2009 0.77177177177177
2010 0.85675675675676
2011 0.83415841584158
2012 0.82978723404255

Compare Bob Mathis Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
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 83.0%
 

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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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