Metter Elementary School



Metter Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Metter Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 159
K 175
1 159
2 187
3 169
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Metter Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Metter, GA in the Candler County School District. It enrolls 849 students in grades 1st through 12th. Metter Elementary School is the 208th largest public school in Georgia and the 3,015th largest nationally. It has 17.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 849
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 48
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,015th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 208th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,185th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 335th out of 1,342

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Metter Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 451
(53%)
847
(52%)
 Female 398
(47%)
771
(48%)

Metter Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 380
(45%)
767
(47%)
 Black 255
(30%)
489
(30%)
 Hispanic 181
(21%)
310
(19%)
 Two or More 27
(3%)
41
(3%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
11
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Metter Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 607
(71%)
1,125
(70%)
 Not Eligible 182
(21%)
386
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 60
(7%)
107
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Metter Elementary School is ranked 128th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Metter Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.6%) 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.

Metter Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 701
2006 705
2007 718
2008 736
2009 789
2010 822
2011 831
2012 849

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 15
2007 15.3
2008 14.6
2009 15.3
2010 16.1
2011 15.7
2012 17.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7018544935806
2006 0.67659574468085
2007 0.72005571030641
2008 0.7241847826087
2009 0.70595690747782
2010 0.75669099756691
2011 0.77256317689531
2012 0.78563015312132

Compare Metter Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,770.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 78.6%
 

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Public PK - 03 849 17.7:1  
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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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