Parsons Elementary School



Parsons Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Parsons Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 8
K 85
1 133
2 140
3 134
4 137
5 143
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Parsons Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Suwanee, GA in the Gwinnett County School District. It enrolls 780 students in grades 1st through 12th. Parsons Elementary School is the 309th largest public school in Georgia and the 4,958th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 780
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 55.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,958th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 309th out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 370th out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 218th out of 1,337

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Parsons Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 400
(51%)
62,939
(52%)
 Female 380
(49%)
58,683
(48%)

Parsons Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 379
(49%)
11,848
(10%)
 White 204
(26%)
30,077
(25%)
 Black 114
(15%)
37,537
(31%)
 Hispanic 43
(6%)
37,228
(31%)
 Two or More 37
(5%)
4,555
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
136
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
241
(0%)

Parsons Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 635
(81%)
51,402
(42%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 101
(13%)
60,585
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(6%)
9,635
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, Parsons Elementary School is ranked 1,191st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Parsons Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (18.6%) is significantly lower than the state average of 65.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Parsons Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 925
2006 1003
2007 1080
2008 1083
2009 1188
2010 781
2011 774
2012 796
2013 819
2014 816
2015 780

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 13.9
2007 13.9
2008 13.8
2009 15.7
2010 15.3
2011 16.1
2012 17
2013 16.6
2014 15.2
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.099459459459459
2006 0.11764705882353
2007 0.13888888888889
2008 0.14681440443213
2009 0.19107744107744
2010 0.1741357234315
2011 0.18087855297158
2012 0.19974874371859
2013 0.22100122100122
2014 0.2156862745098
2015 0.18589743589744

Compare Parsons Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 18.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Parsons Elementary School
Suwanee, GA
Public PK - 05 780 14:1  
Hull Middle School
Duluth, GA
Public 06 - 08 1,263 15.1:1 1 miles
Georgia Connections Academy
Duluth, GA
Public KG - 12 3,881 36.6:1 2 miles
Northbrook Middle School
Suwanee, GA
Public 06 - 08 1,036 17.3:1 2 miles
Duluth Adventist Christian School
Duluth, GA
Private PK - 08 145 17:1 3 miles
Duluth Montessori School
Duluth, GA
Private PK - 08 147 12:1 3 miles
Primrose School of Suwanee West
Suwanee, GA
Private PK - 01 161 16:1 3 miles
Horizon Christian School
Suwanee, GA
Private PK - 01 135 2:1 3 miles
Sugarloaf Montessori School
Duluth, GA
Private PK - T1 70 4:1 3 miles
River Trail Middle School
Duluth, GA
Public 06 - 08 1,149 14.5:1 3 miles
Jackson Elementary School
Lawrenceville, GA
Public PK - 05 1,755 16.8:1 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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