Briarlake Elementary School



Briarlake Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Briarlake Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 22
K 53
1 71
2 57
3 76
4 62
5 61
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Briarlake Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Decatur, GA in the Dekalb County School District. It enrolls 402 students in grades 1st through 12th. Briarlake Elementary School is the 1,169th largest public school in Georgia and the 31,866th largest nationally. It has 12.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 402
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,866th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,169th out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 67th out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 968th out of 1,337

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Briarlake Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 215
(53%)
37,848
(52%)
 Female 187
(47%)
35,553
(48%)

Briarlake Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 210
(52%)
8,393
(11%)
 Black 95
(24%)
45,139
(61%)
 Hispanic 36
(9%)
13,420
(18%)
 Asian 32
(8%)
4,794
(7%)
 Two or More 28
(7%)
1,346
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
187
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
122
(0%)

Briarlake Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 297
(74%)
18,352
(25%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 95
(24%)
52,448
(71%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(2%)
2,601
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, Briarlake Elementary School is ranked 1,231st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Briarlake Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.1%) 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.

Briarlake Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 379
2006 366
2007 379
2008 394
2009 434
2010 436
2011 449
2012 449
2013 405
2014 401
2015 402

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 11.4
2007 12.1
2008 12.8
2009 12.7
2010 13.1
2011 13.4
2012 14.1
2013 12.7
2014 12.6
2015 12

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.19525065963061
2006 0.24043715846995
2007 0.21372031662269
2008 0.23350253807107
2009 0.23732718894009
2010 0.20412844036697
2011 0.26503340757238
2012 0.24721603563474
2013 0.27901234567901
2014 0.29925187032419
2015 0.26119402985075

Compare Briarlake Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,200.0% 12.0:1
 
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 

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