Banks County Elementary School



Banks County Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Banks County Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 200
4 213
5 239
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Banks County Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Homer, GA in the Banks County School District. It enrolls 652 students in grades 1st through 12th. Banks County Elementary School is the 530th largest public school in Georgia and the 10,022nd largest nationally. It has 14.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 652
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,022nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 530th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 518th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 465th out of 1,342

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Banks County Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 351
(54%)
1,082
(53%)
 Female 301
(46%)
946
(47%)

Banks County Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 579
(89%)
1,775
(88%)
 Hispanic 40
(6%)
162
(8%)
 Black 15
(2%)
36
(2%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
37
(2%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Banks County Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 367
(56%)
1,111
(55%)
 Not Eligible 219
(34%)
691
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 66
(10%)
226
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Banks County Elementary School is ranked 493rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Banks County Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.4%) 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.

Banks County Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 592
2007 640
2008 670
2009 726
2010 706
2011 677
2012 652

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 14.4
2007 14.2
2008 13.7
2009 15.7
2010 15.7
2011 14.3
2012 14.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006 0.52027027027027
2007 0.55625
2008 0.6
2009 0.63911845730028
2010 0.6685552407932
2011 0.68094534711965
2012 0.66411042944785

Compare Banks County Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,480.0% 14.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 66.4%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Banks County Elementary School
Homer, GA
Public 03 - 05 652 14.8:1  
Banks County Primary School
Homer, GA
Public PK - 02 648 13.5:1 1 miles
Banks County Middle School
Homer, GA
Public 06 - 08 728 17.2:1 2 miles
Maysville Elementary School
Maysville, GA
Public PK - 05 356 12.5:1 7 miles
Commerce Middle School
Commerce, GA
Public 05 - 08 460 15.8:1 10 miles
Lula Elementary School
Lula, GA
Public PK - 05 504 17.6:1 10 miles
Commerce Primary
Commerce, GA
Public PK - 02 405 13.4:1 10 miles
Commerce Elementary School
Commerce, GA
Public 03 - 04 224 13.7:1 10 miles
Baldwin Elementary School
Baldwin, GA
Public PK - 05 469 14:1 12 miles
East Jackson Middle School
Commerce, GA
Public 06 - 08 426 13.7:1 13 miles
Lakeview Academy
Gainesville, GA
Private PK - 12 518 10:1 18 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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