Oglethorpe Point Elementary School



Oglethorpe Point Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Oglethorpe Point Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 56
K 103
1 97
2 88
3 124
4 94
5 86
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Oglethorpe Point Elementary School is a public elementary school located in St. Simons Island, GA in the Glynn County School District. It enrolls 648 students in grades 1st through 12th. Oglethorpe Point Elementary School is the 543rd largest public school in Georgia and the 10,254th largest nationally. It has 18.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 648
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,254th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 543rd out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,266th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 819th out of 1,342

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Oglethorpe Point Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 332
(51%)
4,796
(51%)
 Female 316
(49%)
4,530
(49%)

Oglethorpe Point Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 476
(73%)
4,533
(49%)
 Black 82
(13%)
3,347
(36%)
 Hispanic 60
(9%)
973
(10%)
 Two or More 21
(3%)
304
(3%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
120
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
25
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
24
(0%)

Oglethorpe Point Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 466
(72%)
3,121
(33%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 165
(25%)
5,528
(59%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
677
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Oglethorpe Point Elementary School is ranked 1,160th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Oglethorpe Point Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.1%) is significantly 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.

Oglethorpe Point Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 601
2006 585
2007 643
2008 620
2009 631
2010 641
2011 633
2012 648

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 14.4
2007 15.5
2008 13.9
2009 15
2010 14.7
2011 16.7
2012 18.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.17304492512479
2006 0.18461538461538
2007 0.27838258164852
2008 0.24354838709677
2009 0.26307448494453
2010 0.28705148205928
2011 0.28120063191153
2012 0.28086419753086

Compare Oglethorpe Point Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,850.0% 18.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.1%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Oglethorpe Point Elementary School
St. Simons Island, GA
Public PK - 05 648 18.5:1  
St Simons Island Christian School
St. Simons Island, GA
Private PK - 07 87 8:1 3 miles
Lord of Life Christian Montessori School
St. Simons Island, GA
Private PK - 06 54 5:1 3 miles
Frederica Academy
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Private PK - 12 392 9:1 4 miles
Brunswick Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 170 9:1 5 miles
St. Simons Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 521 16.5:1 6 miles
Needwood Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 672 15.7:1 7 miles
Altama Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 591 15:1 7 miles
Goodyear Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 552 14.1:1 7 miles
Greer Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 699 16.8:1 7 miles
Emmanuel Christian School
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Private PK - 12 65 8:1 8 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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