Galileo Magnet School



Galileo Magnet School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Galileo Magnet School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 86
1 89
2 92
3 91
4 92
5 92
6 82
7 67
8 55
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Galileo Magnet School is a public elementary school located in Eagle, ID in the Meridian Joint School District. It enrolls 746 students in grades 1st through 12th. Galileo Magnet School is the 11th largest public school in Idaho and the 5,784th largest nationally. It has 21.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 746
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,784th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Idaho: 11th out of 399
Student/Teacher Rank in Idaho: 272nd out of 391
Full Time Teacher Rank in Idaho: 10th out of 391

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Galileo Magnet School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 429
(58%)
13,410
(52%)
 Female 317
(42%)
12,549
(48%)

Galileo Magnet School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 706
(95%)
21,803
(84%)
 Hispanic 19
(3%)
2,216
(9%)
 Two or More 11
(1%)
798
(3%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
626
(2%)
 Black 1
(0%)
319
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
58
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
139
(1%)

Galileo Magnet School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 662
(89%)
17,784
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 72
(10%)
6,837
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(2%)
1,338
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 384 ranked schools in Idaho, Galileo Magnet School is ranked 300th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Galileo Magnet School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Galileo Magnet School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 620
2008 685
2009 685
2010 698
2011 762
2012 746

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 21.8
2008 20.9
2009 21.3
2010 19.2
2011 20.8
2012 21.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.07741935483871
2008 0.090510948905109
2009 0.12262773722628
2010 0.11461318051576
2011 0.15354330708661
2012 0.11260053619303

Compare Galileo Magnet School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
2,120.0% 21.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.3%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Galileo Magnet School
Eagle, ID
Public PK - 08 746 21.2:1  
Arts West School
Eagle, ID
Private 06 - 12 338 19:1 1 miles
North Star Public Charter School
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Public PK - 12 961 23.9:1 1 miles
Montessori Academy
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Private PK - 05 94 7:1 1 miles
Eagle Elementary School of the Arts
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Public PK - 05 478 23:1 3 miles
Eagle Middle School
Eagle, ID
Public 06 - 08 1,219 22.8:1 3 miles
Paramount Elementary School
Meridian, ID
Public PK - 05 855 25.1:1 4 miles
Heritage Middle School
Meridian, ID
Public 06 - 08 1,097 22.7:1 4 miles
Eagle Hills Elementary School
Eagle, ID
Public PK - 05 436 18.5:1 4 miles
The Ambrose School
Meridian, ID
Private KG - 12 441 16:1 4 miles
Hunter Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 772 23:1 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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