Northwest Elementary School



Northwest Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Northwest Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 45
K 62
1 79
2 73
3 73
4 61
5 74
6 65
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Northwest Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Chatsworth, GA in the Murray County School District. It enrolls 532 students in grades 1st through 12th. Northwest Elementary School is the 818th largest public school in Georgia and the 18,624th largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 532
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,624th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 818th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 846th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 899th out of 1,342

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Northwest Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 267
(50%)
2,180
(50%)
 Male 265
(50%)
2,223
(50%)

Northwest Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 428
(80%)
3,338
(76%)
 Hispanic 89
(17%)
991
(23%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
34
(1%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
15
(0%)
 Black 3
(1%)
9
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
15
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Northwest Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 360
(68%)
3,011
(68%)
 Not Eligible 132
(25%)
982
(22%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(8%)
410
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Northwest Elementary School is ranked 584th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Northwest Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.2%) 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.

Northwest Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 820
2006 539
2007 519
2008 596
2009 608
2010 589
2011 567
2012 532

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 12.1
2007 13.1
2008 14.2
2009 16.4
2010 14.5
2011 16.9
2012 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6280487804878
2006 0.66419294990724
2007 0.67822736030829
2008 0.69798657718121
2009 0.72532894736842
2010 0.69269949066214
2011 0.74074074074074
2012 0.75187969924812

Compare Northwest Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 75.2%
 

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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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