Tunnel Hill Elementary School



Tunnel Hill Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tunnel Hill Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 60
1 74
2 48
3 60
4 51
5 53
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Tunnel Hill Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Tunnel Hill, GA in the Whitfield County School District. It enrolls 346 students in grades 1st through 12th. Tunnel Hill Elementary School is the 1,234th largest public school in Georgia and the 37,043rd largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 346
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,043rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,234th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 571st out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,258th out of 1,342

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Tunnel Hill Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 176
(51%)
4,997
(52%)
 Female 170
(49%)
4,596
(48%)

Tunnel Hill Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 269
(78%)
5,109
(53%)
 Hispanic 51
(15%)
3,926
(41%)
 Two or More 13
(4%)
284
(3%)
 Black 6
(2%)
145
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
85
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
40
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)

Tunnel Hill Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 165
(48%)
6,125
(64%)
 Not Eligible 143
(41%)
2,410
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(11%)
1,058
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Tunnel Hill Elementary School is ranked 1,133rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Tunnel Hill Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.7%) 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.

Tunnel Hill Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 300
2006 328
2007 331
2008 323
2009 340
2010 346
2011 349
2012 346

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 13.9
2007 12.7
2008 14
2009 15.5
2010 15.4
2011 15.2
2012 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51666666666667
2006 0.53658536585366
2007 0.56495468277946
2008 0.60681114551084
2009 0.55588235294118
2010 0.56936416184971
2011 0.55300859598854
2012 0.58670520231214

Compare Tunnel Hill Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 58.7%
 
State Average 62.6%
 

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Tunnel Hill Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 346 15:1  
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Public KG - 05 513 14.5:1 6 miles
Westwood Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 578 16.3:1 6 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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