Heards Ferry Elementary School



Heards Ferry Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Heards Ferry Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 46
K 117
1 108
2 112
3 107
4 112
5 103
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Heards Ferry Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Atlanta, GA in the Fulton County School District. It enrolls 705 students in grades 1st through 12th. Heards Ferry Elementary School is the 465th largest public school in Georgia and the 7,764th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 705
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,764th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 465th out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 686th out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 446th out of 1,337

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Heards Ferry Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 354
(50%)
32,464
(49%)
 Male 351
(50%)
33,650
(51%)

Heards Ferry Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 541
(77%)
18,356
(28%)
 Black 66
(9%)
28,231
(43%)
 Hispanic 38
(5%)
10,788
(16%)
 Asian 33
(5%)
6,768
(10%)
 Two or More 25
(4%)
1,874
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
64
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
33
(0%)

Heards Ferry Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 659
(93%)
32,741
(50%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 42
(6%)
30,972
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(1%)
2,401
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, Heards Ferry Elementary School is ranked 1,299th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Heards Ferry Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (6.5%) 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.

Heards Ferry Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 519
2006 509
2007 576
2008 380
2009 489
2010 564
2011 609
2012 645
2013 680
2014 698
2015 705

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.1
2006 10.4
2007 11.1
2008 11.1
2009 12.6
2010 15.4
2011 15.7
2012 15.9
2013 16.1
2014 14.8
2015 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45857418111753
2006 0.41453831041257
2007 0.421875
2008 0.063157894736842
2009 0.065439672801636
2010 0.067375886524823
2011 0.059113300492611
2012 0.049612403100775
2013 0.038235294117647
2014 0.050143266475645
2015 0.065248226950355

Compare Heards Ferry Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 6.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 

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Public PK - 05 705 15.1:1  
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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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