Mount Zion Primary



Mount Zion Primary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mount Zion Primary Students by Grade
PK 27
K 223
1 204
2 232
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mount Zion Primary is a public elementary school located in Jonesboro, GA in the Clayton County School District. It enrolls 686 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mount Zion Primary is the 454th largest public school in Georgia and the 8,293rd largest nationally. It has 17.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 686
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,293rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 454th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,103rd out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 605th out of 1,342

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Mount Zion Primary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 364
(53%)
19,450
(51%)
 Female 322
(47%)
18,458
(49%)

Mount Zion Primary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 440
(64%)
26,356
(70%)
 Hispanic 172
(25%)
7,457
(20%)
 White 30
(4%)
1,282
(3%)
 Asian 28
(4%)
1,671
(4%)
 Two or More 16
(2%)
1,036
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
27
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
79
(0%)

Mount Zion Primary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 546
(80%)
30,958
(82%)
 Not Eligible 95
(14%)
4,273
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(7%)
2,677
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Mount Zion Primary is ranked 200th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mount Zion Primary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.2%) 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.

Mount Zion Primary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 501
2009 633
2010 649
2011 689
2012 686

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 12.9
2009 15.7
2010 16
2011 16.2
2012 17.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.83433133732535
2009 0.81674565560821
2010 0.87981510015408
2011 0.87227866473149
2012 0.86151603498542

Compare Mount Zion Primary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,710.0% 17.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 86.2%
 

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Mount Zion Primary
Jonesboro, GA
Public PK - 02 686 17.1:1  
Mount Zion Elementary School
Jonesboro, GA
Public 03 - 05 572 18.4:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 688 17.9:1 3 miles
James Jackson Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 968 17.3:1 3 miles
Adamson Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 604 15.9:1 3 miles
Crestwood Academy
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Private PK - TK 110 5:1 3 miles
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Public PK - 05 861 19.4:1 3 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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