Jones-Wheat Elementary School



Jones-Wheat Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jones-Wheat Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 77
K 92
1 86
2 85
3 77
4 98
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jones-Wheat Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Bainbridge, GA in the Decatur County School District. It enrolls 515 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jones-Wheat Elementary School is the 911th largest public school in Georgia and the 20,522nd largest nationally. It has 18.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 515
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,522nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 911th out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,255th out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,146th out of 1,337

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Jones-Wheat Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 264
(51%)
1,571
(51%)
 Female 251
(49%)
1,527
(49%)

Jones-Wheat Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 334
(65%)
1,591
(51%)
 White 155
(30%)
1,101
(36%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
85
(3%)
 Hispanic 11
(2%)
308
(10%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Jones-Wheat Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 512
(99%)
3,001
(97%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
97
(3%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, Jones-Wheat Elementary School is ranked 424th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jones-Wheat Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 65.3%. 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.

Jones-Wheat Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 535
2006 540
2007 518
2008 529
2009 453
2010 506
2011 495
2012 512
2013 507
2014 523
2015 515

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 15.9
2007 14.8
2008 15.2
2009 16.2
2010 16.9
2011 17.1
2012 18.8
2013 18.6
2014 18.4
2015 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7981308411215
2006 0.78518518518519
2007 0.73938223938224
2008 0.74480151228733
2009 0.7682119205298
2010 0.77865612648221
2011 0.79393939393939
2012 0.798828125
2013 0.99408284023669
2014 1
2015 0.99417475728155

Compare Jones-Wheat Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 
This School 99.4%
 

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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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