Grantswood Comm Elementary School



Grantswood Comm Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Grantswood Comm Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 119
1 114
2 122
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Grantswood Comm Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Birmingham, AL in the Jefferson County School District. It enrolls 355 students in grades 1st through 12th. Grantswood Comm Elementary School is the 560th largest public school in Alabama and the 36,563rd largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 355
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,563rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 560th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 131st out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 512th out of 782

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Grantswood Comm Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 180
(51%)
13,054
(52%)
 Female 175
(49%)
12,284
(48%)

Grantswood Comm Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 159
(45%)
11,506
(45%)
 Hispanic 109
(31%)
2,309
(9%)
 White 75
(21%)
11,186
(44%)
 Two or More 10
(3%)
139
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
143
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
17
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
38
(0%)

Grantswood Comm Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 242
(68%)
12,473
(49%)
 Not Eligible 93
(26%)
11,507
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(6%)
1,358
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Grantswood Comm Elementary School is ranked 367th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Grantswood Comm Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.8%) is significantly 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.

Grantswood Comm Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 289
2006 320
2007 333
2008 318
2009 361
2010 357
2011 367
2012 403
2013 405
2014 389
2015 355

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 14.4
2007 13
2008 12.5
2009 13
2010 10.1
2011 13.1
2012 10.9
2013 13.1
2014 14.1
2015 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5121107266436
2006 0.571875
2007 0.55255255255255
2008 0.58176100628931
2009 0.72299168975069
2010 0.67787114845938
2011 0.71934604904632
2012 0.72208436724566
2013 0.78271604938272
2014 0.80205655526992
2015 0.73802816901408

Compare Grantswood Comm Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
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 73.8%
 

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Public KG - 02 355 15.4:1  
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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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