Glen Park Academy for Excel in Lrn



Glen Park Academy for Excel in Lrn Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Glen Park Academy for Excel in Lrn Students by Grade
PK 0
K 71
1 79
2 80
3 76
4 66
5 77
6 67
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Glen Park Academy for Excel in Lrn is a public elementary school located in Gary, IN in the Gary Community School Corporation. It enrolls 516 students in grades 1st through 12th. Glen Park Academy for Excel in Lrn is the 351st largest public school in Indiana and the 20,076th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 516
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,076th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 351st out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 325th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 195th out of 1,125

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Glen Park Academy for Excel in Lrn Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 269
(52%)
3,147
(50%)
 Female 247
(48%)
3,168
(50%)

Glen Park Academy for Excel in Lrn Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 481
(93%)
5,800
(92%)
 Hispanic 18
(3%)
120
(2%)
 Two or More 14
(3%)
341
(5%)
 White 3
(1%)
42
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Glen Park Academy for Excel in Lrn Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 444
(86%)
4,932
(78%)
 Not Eligible 62
(12%)
1,240
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(2%)
143
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Glen Park Academy for Excel in Lrn is ranked 97th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Glen Park Academy for Excel in Lrn students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

Glen Park Academy for Excel in Lrn Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 552
2006 726
2007 789
2008 727
2009 664
2010 596
2011 592
2012 516

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19
2006 N/A
2007 19.6
2008 18
2009 16.8
2010 16.2
2011 17.4
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.80253623188406
2006 0.78512396694215
2007 0.82509505703422
2008 0.82806052269601
2009 0.71987951807229
2010 0.9244966442953
2011 0.90709459459459
2012 0.87984496124031

Compare Glen Park Academy for Excel in Lrn to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 88.0%
 

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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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