Pearson Elementary School



Pearson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pearson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 86
K 104
1 107
2 82
3 94
4 100
5 103
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pearson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Pearson, GA in the Atkinson County School District. It enrolls 676 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pearson Elementary School is the 468th largest public school in Georgia and the 8,753rd largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 676
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,753rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 468th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 723rd out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 485th out of 1,342

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Pearson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 359
(53%)
655
(51%)
 Female 317
(47%)
631
(49%)

Pearson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 282
(42%)
576
(45%)
 Hispanic 276
(41%)
466
(36%)
 Black 107
(16%)
224
(17%)
 Two or More 10
(1%)
19
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Pearson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 516
(76%)
978
(76%)
 Not Eligible 95
(14%)
172
(13%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(10%)
136
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Pearson Elementary School is ranked 214th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pearson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.9%) 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.

Pearson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 876
2006 868
2007 859
2008 828
2009 827
2010 652
2011 689
2012 676

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 16
2007 15.6
2008 14.9
2009 15.4
2010 14.5
2011 15.5
2012 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86872146118721
2006 0.83179723502304
2007 0.87660069848661
2008 0.89009661835749
2009 0.8415961305925
2010 0.84355828220859
2011 0.85921625544267
2012 0.8594674556213

Compare Pearson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 85.9%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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