Blue Springs Elementary School



Blue Springs Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blue Springs Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 14
K 83
1 93
2 75
3 72
4 79
5 73
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blue Springs Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Athens, AL in the Limestone County School District. It enrolls 489 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blue Springs Elementary School is the 396th largest public school in Alabama and the 22,985th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 489
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,985th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 396th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 97th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 267th out of 782

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Blue Springs Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 280
(57%)
4,539
(52%)
 Female 209
(43%)
4,250
(48%)

Blue Springs Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 408
(83%)
6,884
(78%)
 Hispanic 38
(8%)
880
(10%)
 Black 30
(6%)
723
(8%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
192
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
61
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
45
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Blue Springs Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 268
(55%)
3,778
(43%)
 Not Eligible 181
(37%)
4,480
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(8%)
531
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Blue Springs Elementary School is ranked 283rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blue Springs Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.9%. 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.

Blue Springs Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 469
2011 520
2012 511
2013 488
2014 456
2015 489

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 14
2011 15
2012 12.4
2013 14.1
2014 14.3
2015 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.66524520255864
2011 0.62884615384615
2012 0.62035225048924
2013 0.63319672131148
2014 0.63377192982456
2015 0.62985685071575

Compare Blue Springs Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 63.0%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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