Center Elementary School



Center Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Center Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 81
1 74
2 72
3 85
4 66
5 77
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Center Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Waycross, GA in the Ware County School District. It enrolls 455 students in grades 1st through 12th. Center Elementary School is the 1,037th largest public school in Georgia and the 25,935th largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 455
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,935th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,037th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 498th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,015th out of 1,342

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Center Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 228
(50%)
2,232
(50%)
 Female 227
(50%)
2,244
(50%)

Center Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 231
(51%)
1,557
(35%)
 White 179
(39%)
2,443
(55%)
 Hispanic 27
(6%)
268
(6%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
177
(4%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
23
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Center Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 316
(69%)
2,901
(65%)
 Not Eligible 111
(24%)
1,255
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(6%)
320
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Center Elementary School is ranked 756th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Center Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.6%) 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.

Center Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 497
2006 488
2007 461
2008 427
2009 436
2010 456
2011 478
2012 455

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.7
2006 12.5
2007 12.3
2008 12
2009 13.7
2010 14.6
2011 15.3
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68812877263581
2006 0.67418032786885
2007 0.67678958785249
2008 0.76346604215457
2009 0.70642201834862
2010 0.74122807017544
2011 0.72803347280335
2012 0.75604395604396

Compare Center Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 75.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Center Elementary School
Waycross, GA
Public KG - 05 455 14.7:1  
Wacona Elementary School
Waycross, GA
Public PK - 05 966 20.3:1 2 miles
Waycross Middle School
Waycross, GA
Public 06 - 08 600 14:1 2 miles
Williams Heights Elementary School
Waycross, GA
Public KG - 05 475 15.9:1 2 miles
Ware County Middle School
Waycross, GA
Public 06 - 08 737 14.7:1 3 miles
Southside Baptist Church & Christian School
Waycross, GA
Private PK - 12 143 8:1 4 miles
Memorial Drive Elementary School
Waycross, GA
Public KG - 05 402 14.4:1 4 miles
Midway Elementary School
Blackshear, GA
Public PK - 05 486 14.3:1 6 miles
Ruskin Elementary School
Waycross, GA
Public KG - 05 456 13.8:1 8 miles
Waresboro Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 385 13.4:1 8 miles
Blackshear Elementary School
Blackshear, GA
Public PK - 05 846 15.7:1 9 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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