Flat Shoals Elementary School



Flat Shoals Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Flat Shoals Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 28
K 99
1 112
2 107
3 91
4 96
5 84
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Flat Shoals Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Decatur, GA in the Dekalb County School District. It enrolls 617 students in grades 1st through 12th. Flat Shoals Elementary School is the 671st largest public school in Georgia and the 12,541st largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 617
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 40
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,541st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 671st out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 773rd out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 693rd out of 1,337

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Flat Shoals Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 319
(52%)
35,553
(48%)
 Male 298
(48%)
37,848
(52%)

Flat Shoals Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 605
(98%)
45,139
(61%)
 Hispanic 6
(1%)
13,420
(18%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
122
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
1,346
(2%)
 White 2
(0%)
8,393
(11%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4,794
(7%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
187
(0%)

Flat Shoals Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 591
(96%)
52,448
(71%)
 Not Eligible 26
(4%)
18,352
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
2,601
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, Flat Shoals Elementary School is ranked 275th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Flat Shoals Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.8%) 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.

Flat Shoals Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 427
2006 405
2007 370
2008 410
2009 375
2010 340
2011 541
2012 515
2013 521
2014 581
2015 617

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 11.6
2007 12.1
2008 14
2009 12.9
2010 12.8
2011 14.4
2012 14.4
2013 15.6
2014 16.2
2015 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82669789227166
2006 0.89382716049383
2007 0.94054054054054
2008 0.88536585365854
2009 0.89333333333333
2010 0.87941176470588
2011 0.95933456561922
2012 0.95339805825243
2013 0.97504798464491
2014 0.95869191049914
2015 0.95786061588331

Compare Flat Shoals Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 
This School 95.8%
 

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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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