Giant City Elementary School



Giant City Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Giant City Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 34
K 25
1 15
2 23
3 18
4 28
5 29
6 22
7 27
8 25
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Giant City Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Carbondale, IL in the Giant City Ccsd 130 School District. It enrolls 246 students in grades 1st through 12th. Giant City Elementary School is the 2,008th largest public school in Illinois and the 45,757th largest nationally. It has 17.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 246
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 14
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,757th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 2,008th out of 2,428
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,765th out of 2,415
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 2,106th out of 2,415

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Giant City Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 125
(51%)
125
(51%)
 Male 121
(49%)
121
(49%)

Giant City Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 201
(82%)
201
(82%)
 Black 18
(7%)
18
(7%)
 Two or More 11
(4%)
11
(4%)
 Hispanic 10
(4%)
10
(4%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
6
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Giant City Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 168
(68%)
168
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 68
(28%)
68
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(4%)
10
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,421 ranked schools in Illinois, Giant City Elementary School is ranked 1,902nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Giant City Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (31.7%) is lower than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

Giant City Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 258
2006 246
2007 250
2008 285
2009 297
2010 304
2011 280
2012 255
2013 265
2014 254
2015 246

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.3
2006 14.5
2007 14.7
2008 15
2009 15.6
2010 16.7
2011 14.7
2012 N/A
2013 N/A
2014 15.9
2015 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24418604651163
2006 0.30081300813008
2007 0.276
2008 0.31578947368421
2009 0.32996632996633
2010 0.28618421052632
2011 0.32857142857143
2012 0.30588235294118
2013 0.35094339622642
2014 0.37795275590551
2015 0.31707317073171

Compare Giant City Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,493.2% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 31.7%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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