Georgia Matthews Elementary



Georgia Matthews Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Georgia Matthews Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 46
1 23
2 36
3 24
4 29
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Georgia Matthews Elementary is a public elementary school located in Garden City, KS in the Garden City School District. It enrolls 158 students in grades 1st through 12th. Georgia Matthews Elementary is the 625th largest public school in Kansas and the 50,535th largest nationally. It has 11.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 158
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 13.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 50,535th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 625th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 125th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 560th out of 706

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Georgia Matthews Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 85
(54%)
2,134
(47%)
 Male 73
(46%)
2,359
(53%)

Georgia Matthews Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 114
(72%)
3,214
(72%)
 White 29
(18%)
908
(20%)
 Asian 9
(6%)
204
(5%)
 Two or More 6
(4%)
81
(2%)
 Black 0
(0%)
73
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Georgia Matthews Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 94
(59%)
2,863
(64%)
 Not Eligible 33
(21%)
1,068
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(20%)
562
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Georgia Matthews Elementary is ranked 427th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Georgia Matthews Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.1%) is significantly 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.

Georgia Matthews Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 260
2006 225
2007 264
2008 259
2009 230
2010 263
2011 305
2012 164
2013 174
2014 194
2015 158

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 10.8
2007 15.3
2008 13.7
2009 12.2
2010 14.2
2011 13.3
2012 10.9
2013 11.7
2014 12.9
2015 11.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65
2006 0.78222222222222
2007 0.64393939393939
2008 0.72586872586873
2009 0.74347826086957
2010 0.73384030418251
2011 0.78360655737705
2012 0.75609756097561
2013 0.74712643678161
2014 0.7680412371134
2015 0.79113924050633

Compare Georgia Matthews Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,160.0% 11.6:1
 
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 79.1%
 

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Public KG - 04 158 11.6:1  
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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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