Banks County Primary School



Banks County Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Banks County Primary School Students by Grade
PK 23
K 204
1 210
2 211
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Banks County Primary School is a public elementary school located in Homer, GA in the Banks County School District. It enrolls 648 students in grades 1st through 12th. Banks County Primary School is the 543rd largest public school in Georgia and the 10,254th largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 648
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 48
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,254th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 543rd out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 207th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 335th out of 1,342

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Banks County Primary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 339
(52%)
1,082
(53%)
 Female 309
(48%)
946
(47%)

Banks County Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 569
(88%)
1,775
(88%)
 Hispanic 54
(8%)
162
(8%)
 Two or More 13
(2%)
37
(2%)
 Black 7
(1%)
36
(2%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
17
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Banks County Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 353
(54%)
1,111
(55%)
 Not Eligible 223
(34%)
691
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 72
(11%)
226
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Banks County Primary School is ranked 511th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Banks County Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.6%) 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 Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 642
2006 659
2007 666
2008 662
2009 654
2010 664
2011 653
2012 648

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 11.7
2007 11.6
2008 11.5
2009 13
2010 13.9
2011 13.7
2012 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5
2006 0.53414264036419
2007 0.54504504504505
2008 0.58459214501511
2009 0.58103975535168
2010 0.63704819277108
2011 0.63705972434916
2012 0.65586419753086

Compare Banks County Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 65.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Banks County Primary School
Homer, GA
Public PK - 02 648 13.5:1  
Banks County Elementary School
Homer, GA
Public 03 - 05 652 14.8:1 1 miles
Banks County Middle School
Homer, GA
Public 06 - 08 728 17.2:1 3 miles
Maysville Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 356 12.5:1 7 miles
Commerce Elementary School
Commerce, GA
Public 03 - 04 224 13.7:1 10 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
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 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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