Sara M. Ragsdale Elementary



Sara M. Ragsdale Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sara M. Ragsdale Elementary Students by Grade
PK 1
K 114
1 114
2 108
3 102
4 88
5 116
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sara M. Ragsdale Elementary is a public elementary school located in Rockmart, GA in the Paulding County School District. It enrolls 643 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sara M. Ragsdale Elementary is the 560th largest public school in Georgia and the 10,541st largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 643
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 41
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,541st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 560th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 779th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 567th out of 1,342

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Sara M. Ragsdale Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 328
(51%)
10,306
(52%)
 Female 315
(49%)
9,575
(48%)

Sara M. Ragsdale Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 497
(77%)
13,400
(67%)
 Black 76
(12%)
3,844
(19%)
 Hispanic 35
(5%)
1,569
(8%)
 Two or More 35
(5%)
808
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
25
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
179
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
56
(0%)

Sara M. Ragsdale Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 300
(47%)
7,162
(36%)
 Not Eligible 273
(42%)
11,144
(56%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 70
(11%)
1,575
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Sara M. Ragsdale Elementary is ranked 680th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sara M. Ragsdale Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.5%) is slightly lower than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Sara M. Ragsdale Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 665
2010 653
2011 651
2012 643

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 15.5
2010 15.5
2011 15.1
2012 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.52481203007519
2010 0.5145482388974
2011 0.57450076804916
2012 0.57542768273717

Compare Sara M. Ragsdale Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 57.5%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Sara M. Ragsdale Elementary
Rockmart, GA
Public PK - 05 643 15.7:1  
Lillian C. Poole Elementary School
Dallas, GA
Public PK - 05 452 13.3:1 5 miles
Union Elementary School
Temple, GA
Public PK - 05 468 14.6:1 6 miles
Van Wert Elementary School
Rockmart, GA
Public PK - 05 775 14.9:1 6 miles
Carl Scoggins Senior Middle School
Dallas, GA
Public 06 - 08 768 17.1:1 7 miles
Rockmart Middle School
Rockmart, GA
Public 06 - 08 743 14.4:1 8 miles
Eastside Elementary School
Rockmart, GA
Public PK - 05 855 16.3:1 8 miles
Northside Elementary School
Dallas, GA
Public PK - 05 460 14.2:1 9 miles
Herschel Jones Middle School
Dallas, GA
Public 06 - 08 769 16.4:1 9 miles
Allgood Elementary School
Dallas, GA
Public PK - 05 940 16.2:1 10 miles
Praise Academy
Powder Springs, GA
Private PK - 12 270 12:1 17 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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