Berta Weathersbee Elementary School



Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 22
K 66
1 58
2 60
3 55
4 65
5 48
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Berta Weathersbee Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Lagrange, GA in the Troup County School District. It enrolls 374 students in grades 1st through 12th. Berta Weathersbee Elementary School is the 1,195th largest public school in Georgia and the 34,259th largest nationally. It has 13.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 374
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,259th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,195th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 295th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,169th out of 1,342

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Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 189
(51%)
4,466
(49%)
 Male 185
(49%)
4,728
(51%)

Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 273
(73%)
3,767
(41%)
 White 67
(18%)
4,495
(49%)
 Two or More 22
(6%)
353
(4%)
 Hispanic 12
(3%)
392
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
166
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 328
(88%)
5,537
(60%)
 Not Eligible 26
(7%)
2,917
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(5%)
740
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Berta Weathersbee Elementary School is ranked 743rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Berta Weathersbee Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.0%) is significantly 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.

Berta Weathersbee Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 432
2006 397
2007 356
2008 340
2009 368
2010 343
2011 366
2012 374

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 13.7
2007 11.9
2008 12.1
2009 13.1
2010 12.2
2011 13.6
2012 13.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.74305555555556
2006 0.83879093198992
2007 0.8314606741573
2008 0.86176470588235
2009 0.84510869565217
2010 0.90962099125364
2011 0.95081967213115
2012 0.93048128342246

Compare Berta Weathersbee Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,390.0% 13.9:1
 
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 93.0%
 

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Public PK - 05 374 13.9:1  
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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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