Gordo Elementary School



Gordo Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gordo Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 98
1 91
2 98
3 102
4 70
5 103
6 85
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gordo Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Gordo, AL in the Pickens County School District. It enrolls 647 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gordo Elementary School is the 195th largest public school in Alabama and the 10,664th largest nationally. It has 16.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 647
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,664th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 195th out of 787
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 333rd out of 782
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 172nd out of 782

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Gordo Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 349
(54%)
811
(53%)
 Female 298
(46%)
733
(47%)

Gordo Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 427
(66%)
538
(35%)
 Black 161
(25%)
917
(59%)
 Hispanic 41
(6%)
46
(3%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
34
(2%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
7
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Gordo Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 311
(48%)
948
(61%)
 Not Eligible 290
(45%)
519
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(7%)
77
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 779 ranked schools in Alabama, Gordo Elementary School is ranked 201st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gordo Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.2%) 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.

Gordo Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 561
2006 552
2007 574
2008 561
2009 583
2010 560
2011 649
2012 632
2013 650
2014 642
2015 647

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 15.8
2007 16.1
2008 15.5
2009 16.5
2010 14.5
2011 14.2
2012 11.3
2013 15.2
2014 16.5
2015 16.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45098039215686
2006 0.42934782608696
2007 0.49128919860627
2008 0.46702317290553
2009 0.53344768439108
2010 0.48928571428571
2011 0.58551617873652
2012 0.60126582278481
2013 0.58923076923077
2014 0.57943925233645
2015 0.55177743431221

Compare Gordo Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,656.6% 16.6:1
 
1,680.0% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.9%
 
This School 55.2%
 
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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