Hephzibah Elementary School



Hephzibah Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hephzibah Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 41
K 48
1 55
2 71
3 53
4 62
5 54
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hephzibah Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hephzibah, GA in the Richmond County School District. It enrolls 384 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hephzibah Elementary School is the 1,196th largest public school in Georgia and the 33,718th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 384
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,718th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,196th out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 415th out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,178th out of 1,337

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Hephzibah Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 194
(51%)
12,058
(51%)
 Female 190
(49%)
11,801
(49%)

Hephzibah Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 191
(50%)
4,230
(18%)
 Black 159
(41%)
17,410
(73%)
 Two or More 17
(4%)
673
(3%)
 Hispanic 12
(3%)
1,139
(5%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
49
(0%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
197
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
161
(1%)

Hephzibah Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 372
(97%)
23,095
(97%)
 Not Eligible 12
(3%)
764
(3%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, Hephzibah Elementary School is ranked 740th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hephzibah Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.9%) 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.

Hephzibah Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 467
2006 462
2007 464
2008 465
2009 452
2010 434
2011 468
2012 507
2013 482
2014 470
2015 384

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 15.4
2007 15
2008 14.5
2009 15.1
2010 15
2011 16.1
2012 18.8
2013 16.6
2014 17.4
2015 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65738758029979
2006 0.66017316017316
2007 0.6875
2008 0.65806451612903
2009 0.6858407079646
2010 0.64516129032258
2011 0.67735042735043
2012 0.72189349112426
2013 0.96887966804979
2014 0.96595744680851
2015 0.96875

Compare Hephzibah Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 
This School 96.9%
 

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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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