Ellijay Primary School



Ellijay Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ellijay Primary School Students by Grade
PK 164
K 268
1 220
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ellijay Primary School is a public elementary school located in Ellijay, GA in the Gilmer County School District. It enrolls 652 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ellijay Primary School is the 530th largest public school in Georgia and the 10,022nd largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 652
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,022nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 530th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 931st out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 605th out of 1,342

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Ellijay Primary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 330
(51%)
1,221
(50%)
 Female 322
(49%)
1,200
(50%)

Ellijay Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 493
(76%)
1,816
(75%)
 Hispanic 142
(22%)
565
(23%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
11
(0%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
14
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Black 2
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ellijay Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 441
(68%)
1,612
(67%)
 Not Eligible 161
(25%)
628
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(8%)
181
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Ellijay Primary School is ranked 367th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ellijay Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.3%) 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.

Compare Ellijay Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 75.3%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ellijay Primary School
Ellijay, GA
Public PK - 01 652 16.3:1  
Ellijay Elementary School
Ellijay, GA
Public 02 - 04 634 14.7:1 1 miles
Mountain View Elementary
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Public KG - 04 493 15.7:1 2 miles
Gilmer Middle School
Ellijay, GA
Public 05 - 06 642 14.8:1 2 miles
North Georgia Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 104 6:1 3 miles
Blue Ridge Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 489 15.4:1 15 miles
Jasper Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 502 15.2:1 16 miles
Hill City Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 573 15.9:1 16 miles
Fannin County Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 731 14.3:1 16 miles
West Fannin Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 488 17.2:1 17 miles
Jasper Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 578 16.3:1 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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