Greenwood Elementary School



Greenwood Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Greenwood Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 35
1 43
2 53
3 51
4 45
5 34
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 Jefferson County School District. It enrolls 261 students in grades 1st through 12th. Greenwood Elementary School is the 676th largest public school in Alabama and the 44,715th largest nationally. It has 19.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 261
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 13.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,715th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 676th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 687th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 719th out of 782

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Greenwood Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 146
(56%)
12,284
(48%)
 Male 115
(44%)
13,054
(52%)

Greenwood Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 120
(46%)
11,186
(44%)
 Black 108
(41%)
11,506
(45%)
 Hispanic 33
(13%)
2,309
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
17
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
143
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
139
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
38
(0%)

Greenwood Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 121
(46%)
12,473
(49%)
 Not Eligible 119
(46%)
11,507
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(8%)
1,358
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Greenwood Elementary School is ranked 657th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Greenwood Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (54.4%) 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 200
2006 225
2007 218
2008 211
2009 211
2010 178
2011 191
2012 202
2013 210
2014 249
2015 261

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 14.2
2007 14.4
2008 13.2
2009 17.9
2010 10
2011 14.7
2012 11.3
2013 14.2
2014 18.6
2015 19.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43
2006 0.4
2007 0.42660550458716
2008 0.3696682464455
2009 0.40284360189573
2010 0.38202247191011
2011 0.58115183246073
2012 0.50990099009901
2013 0.51904761904762
2014 0.55020080321285
2015 0.54406130268199

Compare Greenwood Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,950.0% 19.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
This School 54.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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