Giant City Elementary School



Giant City Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Giant City Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 15
K 22
1 25
2 29
3 20
4 28
5 27
6 29
7 31
8 29
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Giant City Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Carbondale, IL in the Giant City Ccsd 130 School District. It enrolls 255 students in grades 1st through 12th. Giant City Elementary School is the 2,021st largest public school in Illinois and the 44,776th largest nationally.

Total Students: 255
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Giant City Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 135
(53%)
135
(53%)
 Female 120
(47%)
120
(47%)

Giant City Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 211
(83%)
211
(83%)
 Black 16
(6%)
16
(6%)
 Two or More 14
(5%)
14
(5%)
 Asian 9
(4%)
9
(4%)
 Hispanic 5
(2%)
5
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Giant City Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 177
(69%)
177
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 55
(22%)
55
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(9%)
23
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Giant City Elementary School is ranked 1,962nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Giant City Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (30.6%) is lower than the state average of 54.0%. 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.

Giant City Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 258
2006 246
2007 250
2008 285
2009 297
2010 304
2011 280
2012 255

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 14.5
2007 14.7
2008 15
2009 15.6
2010 16.7
2011 14.7
2012 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24418604651163
2006 0.30081300813008
2007 0.276
2008 0.31578947368421
2009 0.32996632996633
2010 0.28618421052632
2011 0.32857142857143
2012 0.30588235294118

Compare Giant City Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 30.6%
 
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 08 255 -1:1  
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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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