Button Gwinnett Elementary School



Button Gwinnett Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Button Gwinnett Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 435
K 95
1 88
2 72
3 68
4 74
5 53
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Button Gwinnett Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hinesville, GA in the Liberty County School District. It enrolls 885 students in grades 1st through 12th. Button Gwinnett Elementary School is the 177th largest public school in Georgia and the 2,406th largest nationally. It has 27.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 885
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,406th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 177th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,339th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 950th out of 1,342

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Button Gwinnett Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 475
(54%)
3,732
(50%)
 Female 410
(46%)
3,674
(50%)

Button Gwinnett Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 441
(50%)
3,619
(49%)
 White 253
(29%)
2,208
(30%)
 Hispanic 101
(11%)
849
(11%)
 Two or More 69
(8%)
551
(7%)
 Asian 11
(1%)
110
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 9
(1%)
41
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
28
(0%)

Button Gwinnett Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 504
(57%)
4,041
(55%)
 Not Eligible 270
(31%)
2,314
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 111
(13%)
1,051
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Button Gwinnett Elementary School is ranked 170th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Button Gwinnett Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.5%) is slightly 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.

Button Gwinnett Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 871
2006 840
2007 863
2008 895
2009 968
2010 943
2011 964
2012 885

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.6
2006 22.4
2007 22.4
2008 22
2009 23.4
2010 28.2
2011 27.4
2012 27.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.74282433983927
2006 0.74404761904762
2007 0.42178447276941
2008 0.74413407821229
2009 0.66942148760331
2010 0.71580063626723
2011 0.68983402489627
2012 0.69491525423729

Compare Button Gwinnett Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,710.0% 27.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 69.5%
 

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Public PK - 05 885 27.1:1  
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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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