George Washington Elementary School



George Washington Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

George Washington Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 99
K 98
1 90
2 90
3 113
4 84
5 84
6 88
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

George Washington Elementary School is a public elementary school located in East Chicago, IN in the School City of East Chicago School District. It enrolls 746 students in grades 1st through 12th. George Washington Elementary School is the 62nd largest public school in Indiana and the 6,159th largest nationally. It has 23.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 746
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,159th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 62nd out of 1,126
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 1,048th out of 1,115
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 190th out of 1,115

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George Washington Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 412
(55%)
1,579
(53%)
 Female 334
(45%)
1,394
(47%)

George Washington Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 460
(62%)
1,513
(51%)
 Hispanic 260
(35%)
1,350
(45%)
 Two or More 19
(3%)
59
(2%)
 White 4
(1%)
46
(2%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

George Washington Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 636
(85%)
2,577
(87%)
 Not Eligible 93
(12%)
331
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(2%)
65
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,124 ranked schools in Indiana, George Washington Elementary School is ranked 17th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of George Washington Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.1%. 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.

George Washington Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 433
2006 460
2007 401
2008 451
2009 538
2010 530
2011 480
2012 398
2013 346
2014 656
2015 746

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.8
2006 N/A
2007 17.8
2008 19.2
2009 18.6
2010 18.7
2011 14.5
2012 15.9
2013 15.7
2014 22.6
2015 23.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89838337182448
2006 0.9195652173913
2007 0.97256857855362
2008 0.94013303769401
2009 0.93122676579926
2010 0.89811320754717
2011 0.92916666666667
2012 0.9321608040201
2013 0.95086705202312
2014 0.94207317073171
2015 0.87533512064343

Compare George Washington Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,736.8% 17.4:1
 
2,330.0% 23.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 87.5%
 

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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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