Julian Harris Elementary School



Julian Harris Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Julian Harris Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 89
1 55
2 53
3 61
4 66
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Julian Harris Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Decatur, AL in the Decatur City School District. It enrolls 391 students in grades 1st through 12th. Julian Harris Elementary School is the 517th largest public school in Alabama and the 32,993rd largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 391
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.54
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,993rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 517th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 416th out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 528th out of 782

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Julian Harris Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 199
(51%)
2,994
(48%)
 Male 192
(49%)
3,239
(52%)

Julian Harris Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 226
(58%)
2,424
(39%)
 Black 123
(31%)
1,869
(30%)
 Hispanic 22
(6%)
1,613
(26%)
 Asian 18
(5%)
77
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
16
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
228
(4%)

Julian Harris Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 195
(50%)
2,939
(47%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 167
(43%)
3,129
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(7%)
165
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Julian Harris Elementary School is ranked 537th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Julian Harris Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.1%) 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.

Julian Harris Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 503
2006 489
2007 476
2008 488
2009 492
2010 N/A
2011 462
2012 445
2013 431
2014 386
2015 391

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 16.1
2007 16.7
2008 16.8
2009 15.6
2010 N/A
2011 15.7
2012 12.9
2013 15.7
2014 17.1
2015 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.26441351888668
2006 0.24130879345603
2007 0.24579831932773
2008 0.25409836065574
2009 0.33943089430894
2010
2011 0.37445887445887
2012 0.43820224719101
2013 0.44779582366589
2014 0.4119170984456
2015 0.50127877237852

Compare Julian Harris Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 50.1%
 
State Average 53.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 391 17.3:1  
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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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