Paul J. Blackwell Learning Center



Paul J. Blackwell Learning Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Paul J. Blackwell Learning Center Students by Grade
PK 188
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Paul J. Blackwell Learning Center is a public elementary school located in Elberton, GA in the Elbert County School District. It enrolls 188 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 20.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 188
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 9

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Paul J. Blackwell Learning Center Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 96
(51%)
1,145
(50%)
 Male 92
(49%)
1,144
(50%)

Paul J. Blackwell Learning Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 107
(57%)
824
(36%)
 White 50
(27%)
1,169
(51%)
 Hispanic 20
(11%)
195
(9%)
 Two or More 9
(5%)
64
(3%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
26
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Paul J. Blackwell Learning Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 185
(98%)
1,549
(68%)
 Not Eligible 3
(2%)
580
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
160
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Paul J. Blackwell Learning Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.4%) 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.

Compare Paul J. Blackwell Learning Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,090.0% 20.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 98.4%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Paul J. Blackwell Learning Center
Elberton, GA
Public PK - PK 188 20.9:1  
Elbert County Elementary School
Elberton, GA
Public 02 - 04 660 16.6:1 3 miles
Elbert County Middle School
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Public 05 - 08 938 14.4:1 3 miles
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Public KG - 01 503 14.5:1 3 miles
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Hart County Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 753 15.2:1 17 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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