Glen Iris Elementary School



Glen Iris Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Glen Iris Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 117
1 144
2 170
3 136
4 133
5 102
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Glen Iris Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Birmingham, AL in the Birmingham City School District. It enrolls 834 students in grades 1st through 12th. Glen Iris Elementary School is the 64th largest public school in Alabama and the 3,598th largest nationally. It has 20.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 834
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 40
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,598th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 64th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 740th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 143rd out of 782

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Glen Iris Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 459
(55%)
10,067
(51%)
 Female 375
(45%)
9,543
(49%)

Glen Iris Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 604
(72%)
17,982
(92%)
 Hispanic 209
(25%)
1,205
(6%)
 White 13
(2%)
239
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
126
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
15
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
26
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
17
(0%)

Glen Iris Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 438
(53%)
6,973
(36%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 396
(47%)
12,637
(64%)
 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, Glen Iris Elementary School is ranked 143rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Glen Iris Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.5%) is slightly lower than the state average of 53.9%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 Iris Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 648
2006 716
2007 791
2008 803
2009 827
2010 856
2011 817
2012 850
2013 884
2014 847
2015 834

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 14
2007 15.4
2008 15.9
2009 18.8
2010 20.9
2011 19
2012 17
2013 19.2
2014 20.2
2015 20.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82253086419753
2006 0.80446927374302
2007 0.80657395701643
2008 0.80448318804483
2009 0.83796856106409
2010 0.53621495327103
2011 0.89473684210526
2012 0.81882352941176
2013 0.84389140271493
2014 0.49468713105077
2015 0.47482014388489

Compare Glen Iris Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
2,080.0% 20.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 47.5%
 
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Glen Iris Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 834 20.8:1  
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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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