J. L. Lomax Elementary School



J. L. Lomax Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

J. L. Lomax Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 44
K 114
1 117
2 91
3 102
4 94
5 95
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

J. L. Lomax Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Valdosta, GA in the Valdosta City School District. It enrolls 657 students in grades 1st through 12th. J. L. Lomax Elementary School is the 515th largest public school in Georgia and the 9,729th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 657
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 45.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,729th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 515th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 406th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 422nd out of 1,342

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J. L. Lomax Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 338
(51%)
3,013
(51%)
 Female 319
(49%)
2,865
(49%)

J. L. Lomax Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 596
(91%)
4,413
(75%)
 White 29
(4%)
1,052
(18%)
 Hispanic 23
(4%)
140
(2%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
135
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
39
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
86
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

J. L. Lomax Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 603
(92%)
4,251
(72%)
 Not Eligible 31
(5%)
1,295
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(4%)
332
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, J. L. Lomax Elementary School is ranked 152nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of J. L. Lomax Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

J. L. Lomax Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 496
2006 595
2007 600
2008 572
2009 647
2010 603
2011 563
2012 657

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.7
2006 12.4
2007 12.2
2008 11.6
2009 13
2010 11.6
2011 12.5
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89717741935484
2006 0.82016806722689
2007 0.86333333333333
2008 0.88986013986014
2009 0.94126738794436
2010 0.95356550580431
2011 0.9911190053286
2012 0.95281582952816

Compare J. L. Lomax Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 95.3%
 

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Public PK - 05 657 14.4:1  
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Public 06 - 08 864 14.9:1 3 miles
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Public KG - 05 841 14.5:1 4 miles
St John Catholic School
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Private PK - 08 220 8:1 5 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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