Garden City Alternate Education Center



Garden City Alternate Education Center Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Garden City Alternate Education Center Students by Grade
PK 0
K 2
1 0
2 3
3 1
4 3
5 2
6 3
7 3
8 1
9 5
10 10
11 25
12 16

Garden City Alternate Education Center is a public elementary school located in Garden City, KS in the Garden City School District. It enrolls 74 students in grades 1st through 12th. Garden City Alternate Education Center is the 720th largest public school in Kansas and the 54,019th largest nationally. It has 8.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 74
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Full Time Teachers: 9.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 54,019th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 720th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 28th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 645th out of 706

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Garden City Alternate Education Center Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 47
(64%)
2,359
(53%)
 Female 27
(36%)
2,134
(47%)

Garden City Alternate Education Center Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 54
(73%)
3,214
(72%)
 White 17
(23%)
908
(20%)
 Black 3
(4%)
73
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
204
(5%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
81
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
11
(0%)

Garden City Alternate Education Center Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 42
(57%)
2,863
(64%)
 Not Eligible 25
(34%)
1,068
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(9%)
562
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Garden City Alternate Education Center is ranked 647th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Garden City Alternate Education Center students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.2%) is higher than the state average of 51.7%. 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.

Garden City Alternate Education Center Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 74
2014 74
2015 74

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 9.2
2014 9.9
2015 8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013 0.78378378378378
2014 0.77027027027027
2015 0.66216216216216

Compare Garden City Alternate Education Center to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
800.0% 8.0:1
 
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 66.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Garden City Alternate Education Center
Garden City, KS
Public KG - 12 74 8:1  
Abe Hubert Elementary School
Garden City, KS
Public KG - 06 437 14.7:1 1 miles
St Mary Catholic School
Garden City, KS
Private PK - 06 132 12:1 1 miles
Buffalo Jones Elementary
Garden City, KS
Public KG - 04 311 15.4:1 1 miles
Alta Brown Elementary
Garden City, KS
Public KG - 04 381 11.5:1 1 miles
Gertrude Walker Elementary
Garden City, KS
Public KG - 04 291 14.1:1 1 miles
Jennie Wilson Elementary
Garden City, KS
Public PK - 04 652 48.7:1 1 miles
Georgia Matthews Elementary
Garden City, KS
Public KG - 04 158 11.6:1 1 miles
St Dominic Elementary School
Garden City, KS
Private KG - 06 106 12:1 2 miles
Florence Wilson Elementary
Garden City, KS
Public KG - 04 385 16.2:1 2 miles
Edith Scheuerman Elementary
Garden City, KS
Public KG - 04 244 12.9:1 2 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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