Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School



Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 88
1 93
2 101
3 90
4 80
5 83
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Newark, DE in the Christina School District. It enrolls 535 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School is the 54th largest public school in Delaware and the 18,753rd largest nationally. It has 16.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 535
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,753rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 54th out of 126
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 93rd out of 126
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 64th out of 126

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Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 278
(52%)
6,500
(52%)
 Female 257
(48%)
5,926
(48%)

Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 200
(37%)
3,731
(30%)
 Black 129
(24%)
4,773
(38%)
 Hispanic 107
(20%)
2,733
(22%)
 Asian 50
(9%)
617
(5%)
 Two or More 44
(8%)
535
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
15
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
22
(0%)

Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 317
(59%)
6,701
(54%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 218
(41%)
5,725
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 125 ranked schools in Delaware, Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School is ranked 55th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (40.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 41.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 475
2006 472
2007 500
2008 541
2009 484
2010 507
2011 428
2012 486
2013 528
2014 517
2015 535

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 16.3
2007 15.2
2008 16.9
2009 15.6
2010 15.8
2011 15.9
2012 14.7
2013 15.1
2014 16.2
2015 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38736842105263
2006 0.39618644067797
2007 0.374
2008 0.55822550831793
2009 0.63842975206612
2010 0.6232741617357
2011 0.63084112149533
2012 0.61934156378601
2013 0.39204545454545
2014 0.38491295938104
2015 0.40747663551402

Compare Gallaher (robert S.) Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,401.8% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 40.7%
 
State Average 41.2%
 
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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