Grant Center



Grant Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Grant Center Students by Grade
PK 0
K 94
1 93
2 84
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Grant Center is a public elementary school located in Albia, IA in the Albia Community School District. It enrolls 271 students in grades 1st through 12th. Grant Center is the 454th largest public school in Iowa and the 43,608th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 271
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,608th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 454th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 490th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 483rd out of 723

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Grant Center Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 137
(51%)
330
(51%)
 Female 134
(49%)
314
(49%)

Grant Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 248
(92%)
590
(92%)
 Hispanic 13
(5%)
25
(4%)
 Two or More 9
(3%)
23
(4%)
 Black 1
(0%)
4
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Grant Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 128
(47%)
320
(50%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 117
(43%)
261
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 26
(10%)
63
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Grant Center is ranked 269th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Grant Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Grant Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 172
2006 160
2007 161
2008 167
2009 174
2010 178
2011 279
2012 271

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.3
2006 11.5
2007 12.4
2008 13.6
2009 13.9
2010 17.8
2011 16.4
2012 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34883720930233
2006 0.39375
2007 0.39751552795031
2008 0.45508982035928
2009 0.4367816091954
2010 0.4438202247191
2011 0.50537634408602
2012 0.52767527675277

Compare Grant Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
This School 52.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Grant Center
Albia, IA
Public KG - 02 271 15.5:1  
Lincoln Center
Albia, IA
Public 03 - 06 349 15.2:1 1 miles
Moravia Elementary School
Moravia, IA
Public PK - 06 225 11.4:1 9 miles
Eddyville-Blakesburg Ele School at Blakesburg
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Public PK - 06 121 11.2:1 10 miles
Eddyville Elementary Eddyville Attendance Cen
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Public PK - 06 310 14.3:1 14 miles
Twin Cedars Elementary School
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Public PK - 06 214 10.9:1 15 miles
Lincoln Elementary School
Centerville, IA
Public KG - 03 66 15.6:1 20 miles
Garfield Elementary School
Centerville, IA
Public KG - 02 69 15.6:1 21 miles
Oskaloosa Preschool
Oskaloosa, IA
Public PK - 01 74 37:1 21 miles
Central Ward Elementary School
Centerville, IA
Public KG - 03 165 13:1 21 miles
Oskaloosa Christian School
Oskaloosa, IA
Private KG - 08 151 14:1 22 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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