Mount Zion Primary



Mount Zion Primary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mount Zion Primary Students by Grade
PK 26
K 191
1 199
2 225
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mount Zion Primary is a public elementary school located in Jonesboro, GA in the Clayton County School District. It enrolls 641 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mount Zion Primary is the 617th largest public school in Georgia and the 11,051st largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 641
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 39
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,051st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 617th out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,028th out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 737th out of 1,337

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Mount Zion Primary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 350
(55%)
20,146
(51%)
 Female 291
(45%)
19,360
(49%)

Mount Zion Primary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 429
(67%)
27,106
(69%)
 Hispanic 156
(24%)
8,521
(22%)
 Two or More 21
(3%)
1,089
(3%)
 White 18
(3%)
1,112
(3%)
 Asian 14
(2%)
1,565
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
78
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
35
(0%)

Mount Zion Primary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 638
(100%)
39,312
(100%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
194
(0%)
 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, Mount Zion Primary is ranked 215th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mount Zion Primary 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.

Mount Zion Primary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 501
2009 633
2010 649
2011 689
2012 686
2013 657
2014 663
2015 641

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 12.9
2009 15.7
2010 16
2011 16.2
2012 17.1
2013 16.6
2014 16.4
2015 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.83433133732535
2009 0.81674565560821
2010 0.87981510015408
2011 0.87227866473149
2012 0.86151603498542
2013 0.99543378995434
2014 0.95475113122172
2015 0.99531981279251

Compare Mount Zion Primary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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Public PK - 02 641 16.4:1  
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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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