Griffith Elementary School



Griffith Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Griffith Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 92
1 62
2 92
3 86
4 87
5 83
6 77
7 65
8 76
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Griffith Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Balsz Elementary School District. It enrolls 720 students in grades 1st through 12th. Griffith Elementary School is the 288th largest public school in Arizona and the 7,131st largest nationally. It has 20.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 720
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.83
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,131st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 288th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 624th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 285th out of 932

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Griffith Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 368
(51%)
1,234
(49%)
 Male 352
(49%)
1,262
(51%)

Griffith Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 550
(76%)
1,807
(72%)
 Black 63
(9%)
364
(15%)
 White 54
(8%)
141
(6%)
 American Indian 33
(5%)
116
(5%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
42
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
12
(0%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
14
(1%)

Griffith Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 711
(99%)
2,388
(96%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 6
(1%)
84
(3%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
24
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Griffith Elementary School is ranked 82nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Griffith Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.6%. 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.

Griffith Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 691
2006 660
2007 648
2008 667
2009 680
2010 605
2011 597
2012 577
2013 812
2014 734
2015 720

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.6
2006 19.7
2007 19.6
2008 21.2
2009 21.9
2010 18.3
2011 N/A
2012 18
2013 19.4
2014 18.8
2015 20.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40231548480463
2006 0.99545454545455
2007 0.79320987654321
2008 0.85307346326837
2009 0.99558823529412
2010 0.99504132231405
2011 0.99497487437186
2012 0.88214904679376
2013 0.99630541871921
2014 N/A
2015 0.99583333333333

Compare Griffith Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
2,010.0% 20.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 99.6%
 

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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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