Powder Springs Elementary School



Powder Springs Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Powder Springs Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 23
K 90
1 129
2 133
3 127
4 130
5 116
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Powder Springs Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Powder Springs, GA in the Cobb County School District. It enrolls 748 students in grades 1st through 12th. Powder Springs Elementary School is the 338th largest public school in Georgia and the 5,711th largest nationally. It has 13.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 748
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 57
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,711th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 338th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 148th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 155th out of 1,342

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Powder Springs Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 417
(56%)
38,547
(51%)
 Female 331
(44%)
36,827
(49%)

Powder Springs Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 487
(65%)
23,047
(31%)
 White 118
(16%)
31,121
(41%)
 Hispanic 105
(14%)
14,655
(19%)
 Two or More 27
(4%)
2,691
(4%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
3,675
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
46
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
139
(0%)

Powder Springs Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 452
(60%)
31,621
(42%)
 Not Eligible 213
(28%)
39,399
(52%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 83
(11%)
4,354
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Powder Springs Elementary School is ranked 272nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Powder Springs Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.5%) is slightly 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.

Powder Springs Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 882
2006 862
2007 790
2008 843
2009 841
2010 803
2011 764
2012 748

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 13.3
2007 11.6
2008 13.3
2009 13.1
2010 13.4
2011 12.7
2012 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50453514739229
2006 0.54408352668213
2007 0.57088607594937
2008 0.60379596678529
2009 0.59334126040428
2010 0.65753424657534
2011 0.67146596858639
2012 0.71524064171123

Compare Powder Springs Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
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 71.5%
 

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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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