Brandon Elementary School



Brandon Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Brandon Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 173
1 170
2 181
3 173
4 177
5 175
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Brandon Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Atlanta, GA in the Atlanta Public Schools. It enrolls 1,049 students in grades 1st through 12th. Brandon Elementary School is the 91st largest public school in Georgia and the 1,032nd largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,049
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 70
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,032nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 91st out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 660th out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 79th out of 1,337

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Brandon Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 525
(50%)
20,488
(51%)
 Female 524
(50%)
19,562
(49%)

Brandon Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 778
(74%)
6,609
(17%)
 Black 145
(14%)
29,232
(73%)
 Hispanic 48
(5%)
2,852
(7%)
 Asian 42
(4%)
476
(1%)
 Two or More 32
(3%)
800
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
56
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
25
(0%)

Brandon Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 950
(91%)
9,817
(25%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 77
(7%)
29,777
(74%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(2%)
456
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, Brandon Elementary School is ranked 1,242nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Brandon Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (9.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 65.3%. 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.

Brandon Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 648
2006 691
2007 752
2008 788
2009 1020
2010 1136
2011 1195
2012 1151
2013 1137
2014 1057
2015 1049

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 12.7
2007 12.3
2008 12.4
2009 14.6
2010 14.6
2011 15.5
2012 14.6
2013 15.4
2014 14.5
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.080246913580247
2006 0.070911722141823
2007 0.06781914893617
2008 0.096446700507614
2009 0.12450980392157
2010 0.13732394366197
2011 0.13891213389121
2012 0.10773240660295
2013 0.10202286719437
2014 0.094607379375591
2015 0.094375595805529

Compare Brandon Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 9.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 

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Public KG - 05 1,049 15:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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