Gowan Science Academy



Gowan Science Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gowan Science Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 59
1 62
2 57
3 59
4 59
5 56
6 59
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gowan Science Academy is a public elementary school located in Yuma, AZ in the Crane Elementary School District. It enrolls 411 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gowan Science Academy is the 804th largest public school in Arizona and the 30,949th largest nationally. It has 27.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 411
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 30,949th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 804th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 920th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 823rd out of 932

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Gowan Science Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 213
(52%)
3,202
(51%)
 Female 198
(48%)
3,116
(49%)

Gowan Science Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 196
(48%)
5,118
(81%)
 White 178
(43%)
855
(14%)
 Two or More 13
(3%)
56
(1%)
 Asian 12
(3%)
75
(1%)
 Black 4
(1%)
120
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
70
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
24
(0%)

Gowan Science Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 408
(99%)
4,828
(76%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
1,243
(20%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
247
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Gowan Science Academy is ranked 287th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gowan Science Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.3%) 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.

Gowan Science Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2012 N/A
2013 231
2014 287
2015 411

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2012 N/A
2013 25.7
2014 26.1
2015 27.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2012
2013 0.98701298701299
2014 N/A
2015 0.99270072992701

Compare Gowan Science Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
2,740.0% 27.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 99.3%
 

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