Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy



Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy Students by Grade
PK 44
K 107
1 95
2 77
3 65
4 85
5 77
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy is a public elementary school located in Columbus, GA in the Muscogee County School District. It enrolls 550 students in grades 1st through 12th. Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy is the 770th largest public school in Georgia and the 17,078th largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 550
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,078th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 770th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 637th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 760th out of 1,342

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Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 281
(51%)
11,206
(49%)
 Male 269
(49%)
11,885
(51%)

Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 473
(86%)
13,457
(58%)
 Hispanic 31
(6%)
1,606
(7%)
 White 26
(5%)
6,306
(27%)
 Two or More 16
(3%)
1,108
(5%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
533
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
37
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
44
(0%)

Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 483
(88%)
14,494
(63%)
 Not Eligible 44
(8%)
7,041
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(4%)
1,556
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy is ranked 327th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.0%) is significantly 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.

Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 454
2006 490
2007 507
2008 512
2009 551
2010 546
2011 536
2012 550

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 13.4
2007 13.3
2008 12.8
2009 14.4
2010 14.8
2011 13.9
2012 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.87665198237885
2006 0.88163265306122
2007 0.94871794871795
2008 0.923828125
2009 0.82032667876588
2010 0.84798534798535
2011 0.875
2012 0.92

Compare Downtown Elementary Magnet Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 92.0%
 

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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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