Ellijay Elementary School



Ellijay Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ellijay Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 204
3 236
4 194
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ellijay Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Ellijay, GA in the Gilmer County School District. It enrolls 634 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ellijay Elementary School is the 581st largest public school in Georgia and the 11,099th largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 634
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,099th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 581st out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 498th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 498th out of 1,342

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Ellijay Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 329
(52%)
1,221
(50%)
 Female 305
(48%)
1,200
(50%)

Ellijay Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 440
(69%)
1,816
(75%)
 Hispanic 189
(30%)
565
(23%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
14
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ellijay Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 438
(69%)
1,612
(67%)
 Not Eligible 143
(23%)
628
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(8%)
181
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Ellijay Elementary School is ranked 367th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ellijay Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.4%) 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.

Ellijay Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 581
2006 603
2007 601
2008 579
2009 576
2010 568
2011 1257
2012 634

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 15.7
2007 14.7
2008 13.4
2009 14.2
2010 14.8
2011 15.1
2012 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56110154905336
2006 0.58872305140962
2007 0.58236272878536
2008 0.74784110535406
2009 0.75173611111111
2010 0.72007042253521
2011 0.79793158313445
2012 0.77444794952681

Compare Ellijay Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 77.4%
 

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Ellijay Elementary School
Ellijay, GA
Public 02 - 04 634 14.7:1  
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Public PK - 01 652 16.3:1 1 miles
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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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