Peachcrest Elementary School



Peachcrest Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Peachcrest Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 62
K 207
1 189
2 183
3 160
4 154
5 137
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Peachcrest Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Decatur, GA in the Dekalb County School District. It enrolls 1,092 students in grades 1st through 12th. Peachcrest Elementary School is the 69th largest public school in Georgia and the 831st largest nationally. It has 15.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,092
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 71.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 831st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 69th out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 743rd out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 74th out of 1,337

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Peachcrest Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 554
(51%)
37,848
(52%)
 Female 538
(49%)
35,553
(48%)

Peachcrest Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,000
(92%)
45,139
(61%)
 Hispanic 43
(4%)
13,420
(18%)
 White 22
(2%)
8,393
(11%)
 Asian 11
(1%)
4,794
(7%)
 Two or More 10
(1%)
1,346
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
122
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
187
(0%)

Peachcrest Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,086
(99%)
52,448
(71%)
 Not Eligible 6
(1%)
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, Peachcrest Elementary School is ranked 22nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Peachcrest Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) 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.

Compare Peachcrest Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,530.0% 15.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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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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