Gresham Elementary School



Gresham Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gresham Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 78
1 66
2 66
3 71
4 54
5 45
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gresham Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Birmingham, AL in the Jefferson County School District. It enrolls 380 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gresham Elementary School is the 536th largest public school in Alabama and the 34,127th largest nationally. It has 17.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 380
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,127th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 536th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 464th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 553rd out of 782

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Gresham Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 200
(53%)
12,284
(48%)
 Male 180
(47%)
13,054
(52%)

Gresham Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 239
(63%)
11,506
(45%)
 Hispanic 63
(17%)
2,309
(9%)
 White 61
(16%)
11,186
(44%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
139
(1%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
143
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
38
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
17
(0%)

Gresham Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 227
(60%)
12,473
(49%)
 Not Eligible 131
(34%)
11,507
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(6%)
1,358
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Gresham Elementary School is ranked 398th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gresham Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.5%) is 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.

Gresham Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 338
2006 322
2007 292
2008 326
2009 338
2010 342
2011 341
2012 384
2013 377
2014 362
2015 380

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 12.9
2007 11.7
2008 13
2009 16.4
2010 12.6
2011 14.2
2012 13.7
2013 14.4
2014 16
2015 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.47041420118343
2006 0.52795031055901
2007 0.6541095890411
2008 0.57975460122699
2009 0.68047337278107
2010 0.71052631578947
2011 0.7683284457478
2012 0.73177083333333
2013 0.78249336870027
2014 0.73756906077348
2015 0.65526315789474

Compare Gresham Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 65.5%
 

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Public KG - 05 380 17.6:1  
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Private PK - TK 64 13:1 3 miles
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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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