Garden Hills Elementary School



Garden Hills Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garden Hills Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 15
K 122
1 119
2 104
3 94
4 99
5 75
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Garden Hills Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Atlanta, GA in the Atlanta Public Schools. It enrolls 628 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garden Hills Elementary School is the 590th largest public school in Georgia and the 11,482nd largest nationally. It has 13.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 628
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 48
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,482nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 590th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 148th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 335th out of 1,342

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Garden Hills Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 317
(50%)
19,191
(51%)
 Female 311
(50%)
18,533
(49%)

Garden Hills Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 408
(65%)
2,624
(7%)
 Black 107
(17%)
27,914
(74%)
 White 93
(15%)
6,154
(16%)
 Asian 14
(2%)
369
(1%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
603
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
45
(0%)

Garden Hills Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 489
(78%)
27,026
(72%)
 Not Eligible 132
(21%)
9,784
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(1%)
914
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Garden Hills Elementary School is ranked 355th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garden Hills Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.0%) is 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.

Garden Hills Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 564
2006 565
2007 554
2008 566
2009 604
2010 700
2011 696
2012 628

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.4
2006 11.4
2007 11.5
2008 11.3
2009 11.6
2010 13.7
2011 13.9
2012 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81028368794326
2006 0.82654867256637
2007 0.86101083032491
2008 0.85512367491166
2009 0.82450331125828
2010 0.81285714285714
2011 0.7816091954023
2012 0.78980891719745

Compare Garden Hills Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
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 79.0%
 

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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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