Deer Chase Elementary School



Deer Chase Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Deer Chase Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 27
K 87
1 96
2 94
3 88
4 84
5 105
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Deer Chase Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hephzibah, GA in the Richmond County School District. It enrolls 581 students in grades 1st through 12th. Deer Chase Elementary School is the 683rd largest public school in Georgia and the 14,620th largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 581
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 35
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,620th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 683rd out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 999th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 823rd out of 1,342

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Deer Chase Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 293
(50%)
11,773
(49%)
 Male 288
(50%)
12,063
(51%)

Deer Chase Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 540
(93%)
17,172
(72%)
 White 16
(3%)
4,764
(20%)
 Pacific Islander 12
(2%)
163
(1%)
 Hispanic 9
(2%)
912
(4%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
186
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
609
(3%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
30
(0%)

Deer Chase Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 390
(67%)
17,829
(75%)
 Not Eligible 126
(22%)
4,528
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(11%)
1,479
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Deer Chase Elementary School is ranked 444th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Deer Chase Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.3%) 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.

Deer Chase Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 606
2007 646
2008 649
2009 627
2010 612
2011 583
2012 581

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 14.6
2007 15.4
2008 15.8
2009 15.3
2010 17
2011 16.2
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006 0.61386138613861
2007 0.65789473684211
2008 0.6286594761171
2009 0.62679425837321
2010 0.68464052287582
2011 0.70497427101201
2012 0.78313253012048

Compare Deer Chase Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 78.3%
 

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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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