Garden City Elementary School



Garden City Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garden City Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 53
K 166
1 118
2 124
3 105
4 100
5 90
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garden City Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Garden City, GA in the Chatham County School District. It enrolls 756 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garden City Elementary School is the 326th largest public school in Georgia and the 5,424th largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 756
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 49.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,424th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 326th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 665th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 291st out of 1,342

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Garden City Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 385
(51%)
14,372
(51%)
 Female 371
(49%)
13,679
(49%)

Garden City Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 373
(49%)
15,721
(56%)
 Hispanic 182
(24%)
1,763
(6%)
 White 150
(20%)
8,230
(29%)
 Two or More 43
(6%)
1,726
(6%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
504
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
44
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
63
(0%)

Garden City Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 630
(83%)
16,738
(60%)
 Not Eligible 80
(11%)
9,379
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(6%)
1,934
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Garden City Elementary School is ranked 119th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garden City Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.4%) 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.

Garden City Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 555
2006 550
2007 585
2008 561
2009 601
2010 666
2011 710
2012 756

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 12.9
2007 13.1
2008 11.9
2009 13.1
2010 13.2
2011 14.6
2012 15.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81981981981982
2006 0.84545454545455
2007 0.85128205128205
2008 0.89661319073084
2009 0.91014975041597
2010 0.88438438438438
2011 0.93802816901408
2012 0.89417989417989

Compare Garden City Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 89.4%
 

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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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