Greenwood Elementary School



Greenwood Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Greenwood Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 43
1 43
2 61
3 48
4 55
5 43
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Greenwood Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bessemer, AL in the Bessemer City School District. It enrolls 293 students in grades 1st through 12th. Greenwood Elementary School is the 641st largest public school in Alabama and the 42,187th largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 293
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,187th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 641st out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 250th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 631st out of 782

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Greenwood Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 148
(51%)
1,326
(48%)
 Male 145
(49%)
1,435
(52%)

Greenwood Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 184
(63%)
2,476
(90%)
 Hispanic 85
(29%)
214
(8%)
 White 18
(6%)
56
(2%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
7
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Greenwood Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 185
(63%)
2,000
(72%)
 Not Eligible 108
(37%)
761
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Greenwood Elementary School is ranked 553rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Greenwood Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.1%) 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.

Greenwood Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 454
2006 442
2007 406
2008 379
2009 370
2010 362
2011 318
2012 333
2013 286
2014 310
2015 293

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 14.8
2007 13.1
2008 13.1
2009 13.7
2010 12
2011 11.8
2012 12.8
2013 14.7
2014 15.9
2015 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.87665198237885
2006 0.90723981900452
2007 0.88177339901478
2008 0.89709762532982
2009 0.92432432432432
2010 0.93093922651934
2011 0.89622641509434
2012 0.94894894894895
2013 0.81118881118881
2014 0.6
2015 0.63139931740614

Compare Greenwood Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 63.1%
 

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

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