Parsons Elementary School



Parsons Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Parsons Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 14
K 121
1 122
2 140
3 129
4 128
5 142
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Parsons Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Suwanee, GA in the Gwinnett County School District. It enrolls 796 students in grades 1st through 12th. Parsons Elementary School is the 267th largest public school in Georgia and the 4,200th largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 796
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,200th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 267th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,081st out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 381st out of 1,342

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Parsons Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 411
(52%)
59,819
(52%)
 Female 385
(48%)
56,203
(48%)

Parsons Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 371
(47%)
11,471
(10%)
 White 228
(29%)
32,718
(28%)
 Black 116
(15%)
34,927
(30%)
 Hispanic 44
(6%)
32,174
(28%)
 Two or More 34
(4%)
4,259
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
309
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
164
(0%)

Parsons Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 637
(80%)
47,917
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 116
(15%)
58,746
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(5%)
9,359
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Parsons Elementary School is ranked 1,189th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Parsons Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.0%) 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.

Parsons Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 925
2006 1003
2007 1080
2008 1083
2009 1188
2010 781
2011 774
2012 796

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 13.9
2007 13.9
2008 13.8
2009 15.7
2010 15.3
2011 16.1
2012 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.099459459459459
2006 0.11764705882353
2007 0.13888888888889
2008 0.14681440443213
2009 0.19107744107744
2010 0.1741357234315
2011 0.18087855297158
2012 0.19974874371859

Compare Parsons Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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Parsons Elementary School
Suwanee, GA
Public PK - 05 796 17:1  
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Public 06 - 08 2,245 17.7:1 1 miles
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Primrose School of Suwanee West
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Private PK - KG 51 5:1 3 miles
Duluth Montessori School
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Private PK - 05 131 14:1 3 miles
First Baptist Duluth Weekday Preschool & Kdgn
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Private PK - TK 180 13:1 3 miles
Sugarloaf Montessori School
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Public PK - 05 702 14.4:1 3 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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