Nickajack Elementary School



Nickajack Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Nickajack Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 21
K 191
1 184
2 201
3 164
4 151
5 134
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Nickajack Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Smyrna, GA in the Cobb County School District. It enrolls 1,046 students in grades 1st through 12th. Nickajack Elementary School is the 75th largest public school in Georgia and the 958th largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,046
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 64
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 958th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 75th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 931st out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 88th out of 1,342

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Nickajack Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 536
(51%)
38,547
(51%)
 Female 510
(49%)
36,827
(49%)

Nickajack Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 523
(50%)
23,047
(31%)
 White 341
(33%)
31,121
(41%)
 Hispanic 73
(7%)
14,655
(19%)
 Asian 59
(6%)
3,675
(5%)
 Two or More 47
(4%)
2,691
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
46
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
139
(0%)

Nickajack Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 623
(60%)
39,399
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 362
(35%)
31,621
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 61
(6%)
4,354
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Nickajack Elementary School is ranked 519th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Nickajack Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.4%) is 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.

Nickajack Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 797
2006 739
2007 591
2008 685
2009 794
2010 880
2011 960
2012 1046

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.9
2006 13.2
2007 11.3
2008 12.2
2009 13.6
2010 14
2011 15.3
2012 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49435382685069
2006 0.49932341001353
2007 0.48730964467005
2008 0.42481751824818
2009 0.38664987405542
2010 0.43863636363636
2011 0.39583333333333
2012 0.40439770554493

Compare Nickajack Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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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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