S.L. Mason Elementary School



S.L. Mason Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

S.L. Mason Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 178
1 144
2 117
3 149
4 126
5 127
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

S.L. Mason Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Valdosta, GA in the Valdosta City School District. It enrolls 841 students in grades 1st through 12th. S.L. Mason Elementary School is the 215th largest public school in Georgia and the 3,156th largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 841
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 58.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,156th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 215th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 442nd out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 137th out of 1,342

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S.L. Mason Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 430
(51%)
3,013
(51%)
 Female 411
(49%)
2,865
(49%)

S.L. Mason Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 590
(70%)
4,413
(75%)
 White 205
(24%)
1,052
(18%)
 Hispanic 15
(2%)
140
(2%)
 Two or More 12
(1%)
135
(2%)
 Asian 12
(1%)
86
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
39
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
13
(0%)

S.L. Mason Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 655
(78%)
4,251
(72%)
 Not Eligible 150
(18%)
1,295
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(4%)
332
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, S.L. Mason Elementary School is ranked 108th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of S.L. Mason Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.2%) is 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.

S.L. Mason Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 962
2009 896
2010 890
2011 839
2012 841

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 12.3
2009 12
2010 13.5
2011 14
2012 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.79002079002079
2009 0.8125
2010 0.78426966292135
2011 0.80691299165673
2012 0.82164090368609

Compare S.L. Mason Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 82.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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S.L. Mason Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 841 14.5:1  
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Private PK - 12 307 9:1 4 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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