William M. Mcgarrah Elementary School



William M. Mcgarrah Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

William M. Mcgarrah Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 30
K 132
1 109
2 116
3 111
4 100
5 90
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

William M. Mcgarrah Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Morrow, GA in the Clayton County School District. It enrolls 688 students in grades 1st through 12th. William M. Mcgarrah Elementary School is the 453rd largest public school in Georgia and the 8,202nd largest nationally. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 688
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,202nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 453rd out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,215th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 679th out of 1,342

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William M. Mcgarrah Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 357
(52%)
19,450
(51%)
 Female 331
(48%)
18,458
(49%)

William M. Mcgarrah Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 387
(56%)
26,356
(70%)
 Hispanic 143
(21%)
7,457
(20%)
 Asian 89
(13%)
1,671
(4%)
 White 38
(6%)
1,282
(3%)
 Two or More 28
(4%)
1,036
(3%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
79
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
27
(0%)

William M. Mcgarrah Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 582
(85%)
30,958
(82%)
 Not Eligible 57
(8%)
4,273
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(7%)
2,677
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, William M. Mcgarrah Elementary School is ranked 148th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of William M. Mcgarrah Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.7%) 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.

William M. Mcgarrah Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 643
2006 668
2007 618
2008 600
2009 612
2010 654
2011 670
2012 688

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 14.1
2007 12.5
2008 12.4
2009 13
2010 14.5
2011 15.2
2012 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85381026438569
2006 0.82634730538922
2007 0.85275080906149
2008 0.89333333333333
2009 0.83823529411765
2010 0.87614678899083
2011 0.92388059701493
2012 0.9171511627907

Compare William M. Mcgarrah Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 91.7%
 

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Public PK - 05 688 17.9:1  
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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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