Powers Ferry Elementary School



Powers Ferry Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Powers Ferry Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 14
K 70
1 86
2 86
3 67
4 80
5 69
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Powers Ferry Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Marietta, GA in the Cobb County School District. It enrolls 472 students in grades 1st through 12th. Powers Ferry Elementary School is the 986th largest public school in Georgia and the 24,202nd largest nationally. It has 11.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 472
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,202nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 986th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 37th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 587th out of 1,342

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Powers Ferry Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 247
(52%)
38,547
(51%)
 Female 225
(48%)
36,827
(49%)

Powers Ferry Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 257
(54%)
23,047
(31%)
 Hispanic 137
(29%)
14,655
(19%)
 White 52
(11%)
31,121
(41%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
2,691
(4%)
 Asian 9
(2%)
3,675
(5%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
139
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
46
(0%)

Powers Ferry Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 398
(84%)
31,621
(42%)
 Not Eligible 52
(11%)
39,399
(52%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(5%)
4,354
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Powers Ferry Elementary School is ranked 529th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Powers Ferry Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.0%) 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.

Powers Ferry Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 431
2006 469
2007 470
2008 428
2009 462
2010 502
2011 454
2012 472

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.4
2006 9.8
2007 10.1
2008 9.1
2009 11.4
2010 11.5
2011 10.4
2012 11.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88167053364269
2006 0.9637526652452
2007 0.91702127659574
2008 0.98130841121495
2009 0.8961038961039
2010 0.92231075697211
2011 0.91189427312775
2012 0.88983050847458

Compare Powers Ferry Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,170.0% 11.7:1
 
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 89.0%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Powers Ferry Elementary School
Marietta, GA
Public PK - 05 472 11.7:1  
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Private PK - 06 152 16:1 1 miles
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Eastvalley Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 654 14.2:1 1 miles
East Cobb Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 1,285 16.3:1 2 miles
Marietta Center for Advanced Academics
Marietta, GA
Public 03 - 05 305 19.7:1 2 miles
Marietta 6th Grade School
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Public 06 - 06 664 14.8:1 2 miles
Shreiner Academy
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Private PK - 08 137 6:1 3 miles
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Public PK - 05 832 14.1:1 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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