Gurdon Primary School



Gurdon Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gurdon Primary School Students by Grade
PK 60
K 48
1 44
2 70
3 62
4 54
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gurdon Primary School is a public elementary school located in Gurdon, AR in the Gurdon School District. It enrolls 338 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gurdon Primary School is the 377th largest public school in Arkansas and the 38,142nd largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 338
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,142nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 377th out of 548
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 258th out of 548
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 388th out of 548

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Gurdon Primary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 175
(52%)
272
(51%)
 Male 163
(48%)
263
(49%)

Gurdon Primary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 174
(51%)
279
(52%)
 Black 85
(25%)
128
(24%)
 Hispanic 73
(22%)
120
(22%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Gurdon Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 237
(70%)
371
(69%)
 Not Eligible 69
(20%)
109
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(9%)
55
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 548 ranked schools in Arkansas, Gurdon Primary School is ranked 287th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gurdon Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.6%) is higher than the state average of 67.1%. 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.

Gurdon Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 358
2006 354
2007 344
2008 323
2009 319
2010 303
2011 329
2012 327
2013 337
2014 311
2015 338

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 13.6
2007 13.2
2008 14.7
2009 12.8
2010 15.5
2011 17.1
2012 18.4
2013 14.8
2014 13.7
2015 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68715083798883
2006 0.75706214689266
2007 0.73837209302326
2008 0.73684210526316
2009 0.79937304075235
2010 0.76897689768977
2011 0.76899696048632
2012 0.80122324159021
2013 0.80118694362018
2014 0.78778135048232
2015 0.79585798816568

Compare Gurdon Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.8% 14.0:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 67.1%
 
This School 79.6%
 

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