Jerger Elementary School



Jerger Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jerger Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 110
K 144
1 116
2 116
3 118
4 98
5 114
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jerger Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Thomasville, GA in the Thomasville City School District. It enrolls 816 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jerger Elementary School is the 245th largest public school in Georgia and the 3,723rd largest nationally. It has 17.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 816
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 45.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,723rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 245th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,199th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 414th out of 1,342

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Jerger Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 422
(52%)
1,220
(51%)
 Female 394
(48%)
1,152
(49%)

Jerger Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 562
(69%)
789
(33%)
 Black 204
(25%)
1,485
(63%)
 Hispanic 21
(3%)
34
(1%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
37
(2%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
18
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Jerger Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 515
(63%)
786
(33%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 245
(30%)
1,440
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(7%)
146
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Jerger Elementary School is ranked 894th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jerger Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (36.9%) 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.

Jerger Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 485
2006 505
2007 562
2008 610
2009 745
2010 758
2011 790
2012 816

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 16
2007 15.5
2008 16.1
2009 17.2
2010 17.3
2011 17.4
2012 17.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41855670103093
2006 0.43564356435644
2007 0.4288256227758
2008 0.40983606557377
2009 0.42818791946309
2010 0.39050131926121
2011 0.36708860759494
2012 0.36887254901961

Compare Jerger Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,780.0% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 36.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Jerger Elementary School
Thomasville, GA
Public PK - 05 816 17.8:1  
Harper Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 488 14.6:1 1 miles
Favor Christian Academy
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Private PK - 08 99 9:1 2 miles
Macintyre Park Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 646 14:1 2 miles
Scott Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 422 14.4:1 2 miles
Thomasville Christian School
Thomasville, GA
Private KG - 08 64 7:1 3 miles
Thomas County Middle School
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Public 05 - 08 1,689 16.2:1 4 miles
Cross Creek Elementary School
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Public 03 - 04 703 15.6:1 4 miles
Garrison-Pilcher Elementary School
Thomasville, GA
Public 01 - 02 726 15.1:1 4 miles
Hand in Hand Primary
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Public PK - KG 670 17.7:1 4 miles
Eastside Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 726 16.6:1 14 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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