Pointe South Elementary School



Pointe South Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pointe South Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 25
K 126
1 116
2 109
3 104
4 110
5 113
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pointe South Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Riverdale, GA in the Clayton County School District. It enrolls 703 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pointe South Elementary School is the 427th largest public school in Georgia and the 7,542nd largest nationally. It has 19.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 703
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,542nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 427th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,314th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 799th out of 1,342

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Pointe South Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 380
(54%)
19,450
(51%)
 Female 323
(46%)
18,458
(49%)

Pointe South Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 598
(85%)
26,356
(70%)
 Hispanic 72
(10%)
7,457
(20%)
 Two or More 20
(3%)
1,036
(3%)
 White 7
(1%)
1,282
(3%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
1,671
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
27
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
79
(0%)

Pointe South Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 553
(79%)
30,958
(82%)
 Not Eligible 103
(15%)
4,273
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 47
(7%)
2,677
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Pointe South Elementary School is ranked 187th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pointe South Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.3%) 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.

Pointe South Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 710
2006 747
2007 735
2008 667
2009 678
2010 684
2011 697
2012 703

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 16.3
2007 15.8
2008 14.2
2009 16.5
2010 18.2
2011 17.9
2012 19.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.79014084507042
2006 0.78447121820616
2007 0.80272108843537
2008 0.83508245877061
2009 0.81268436578171
2010 0.84649122807018
2011 0.84791965566714
2012 0.85348506401138

Compare Pointe South Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,970.0% 19.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 85.3%
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Pointe South Elementary School
Riverdale, GA
Public PK - 05 703 19.7:1  
Pointe South Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 873 19.8:1 1 miles
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Solid Rock Academy
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Private PK - 12 139 11:1 3 miles
Church Street Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 904 20:1 3 miles
Hope Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 87 11:1 3 miles
Swint Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 598 15.3:1 3 miles
Riverdale Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 760 18.5:1 3 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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