Garden City Elementary School



Garden City Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garden City Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 149
1 141
2 135
3 144
4 99
5 141
6 109
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garden City Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Indianapolis, IN in the M S D Wayne Township School District. It enrolls 938 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garden City Elementary School is the 13th largest public school in Indiana and the 1,719th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 938
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 62
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,719th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 13th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 202nd out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 5th out of 1,125

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Garden City Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 495
(53%)
4,373
(51%)
 Female 443
(47%)
4,230
(49%)

Garden City Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 508
(54%)
2,055
(24%)
 White 223
(24%)
3,498
(41%)
 Black 165
(18%)
2,419
(28%)
 Two or More 34
(4%)
541
(6%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
66
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
19
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Garden City Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 799
(85%)
5,957
(69%)
 Not Eligible 95
(10%)
1,887
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(5%)
759
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Garden City Elementary School is ranked 4th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garden City Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.9%) 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.

Garden City Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 767
2006 753
2007 713
2008 724
2009 809
2010 977
2011 1030
2012 938

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 N/A
2007 16.6
2008 19.6
2009 17.6
2010 19.8
2011 16.9
2012 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.67535853976532
2006 0.8804780876494
2007 0.91164095371669
2008 0.91850828729282
2009 0.88133498145859
2010 0.88433981576254
2011 0.84077669902913
2012 0.89872068230277

Compare Garden City Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
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 89.9%
 

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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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