Gary A. Knox Elementary School



Gary A. Knox Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gary A. Knox Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 97
1 124
2 99
3 125
4 107
5 119
6 91
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gary A. Knox Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Yuma, AZ in the Crane Elementary School District. It enrolls 762 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gary A. Knox Elementary School is the 237th largest public school in Arizona and the 5,587th largest nationally. It has 23.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 762
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,587th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 237th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 875th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 408th out of 932

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Gary A. Knox Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 392
(51%)
3,116
(49%)
 Male 370
(49%)
3,202
(51%)

Gary A. Knox Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 650
(85%)
5,118
(81%)
 White 63
(8%)
855
(14%)
 Black 22
(3%)
120
(2%)
 Asian 13
(2%)
75
(1%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
70
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
56
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
24
(0%)

Gary A. Knox Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 735
(96%)
4,828
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 24
(3%)
247
(4%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
1,243
(20%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Gary A. Knox Elementary School is ranked 67th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gary A. Knox 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.

Gary A. Knox Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 668
2006 731
2007 625
2008 592
2009 596
2010 644
2011 672
2012 724
2013 700
2014 774
2015 762

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.2
2006 20.9
2007 20.2
2008 19.1
2009 22.1
2010 22.2
2011 25.8
2012 24.5
2013 24.1
2014 25.8
2015 23.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6377245508982
2006 0.58413132694938
2007 0.5696
2008 0.63006756756757
2009 0.69127516778523
2010 0.64596273291925
2011 0.70833333333333
2012
2013 0.99571428571429
2014 N/A
2015 0.99606299212598

Compare Gary A. Knox Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
2,380.0% 23.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 99.6%
 

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