Sarah Cobb Elementary School



Sarah Cobb Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sarah Cobb Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 103
K 142
1 132
2 127
3 120
4 110
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sarah Cobb Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Americus, GA in the Sumter County School District. It enrolls 734 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sarah Cobb Elementary School is the 365th largest public school in Georgia and the 6,235th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 734
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,235th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 365th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 318th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 225th out of 1,342

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Sarah Cobb Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 377
(51%)
1,856
(51%)
 Female 357
(49%)
1,763
(49%)

Sarah Cobb Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 625
(85%)
2,682
(74%)
 Hispanic 67
(9%)
330
(9%)
 White 26
(4%)
522
(14%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
66
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
7
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Sarah Cobb Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 612
(83%)
2,822
(78%)
 Not Eligible 78
(11%)
547
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(6%)
250
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Sarah Cobb Elementary School is ranked 134th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sarah Cobb Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Sarah Cobb Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 507
2006 530
2007 520
2008 485
2009 463
2010 432
2011 505
2012 734

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 13
2007 12.2
2008 10.9
2009 12.3
2010 13.5
2011 13.6
2012 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77317554240631
2006 0.88301886792453
2007 0.85384615384615
2008 0.89896907216495
2009 0.87904967602592
2010 0.93981481481481
2011 0.8950495049505
2012 0.89373297002725

Compare Sarah Cobb Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 89.4%
 

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Sarah Cobb Elementary School
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Public PK - 04 734 14:1  
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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