Orchard Gardens



Orchard Gardens Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Orchard Gardens Students by Grade
PK 55
K 82
1 79
2 97
3 95
4 91
5 95
6 93
7 74
8 83
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Orchard Gardens is a public elementary school located in Roxbury, MA in the Boston School District. It enrolls 844 students in grades 1st through 12th. Orchard Gardens is the 34th largest public school in Massachusetts and the 3,363rd largest nationally. It has 12.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 844
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 65.7

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Orchard Gardens Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 423
(50%)
17,595
(48%)
 Male 421
(50%)
19,318
(52%)

Orchard Gardens Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 411
(49%)
15,961
(43%)
 Black 381
(45%)
11,944
(32%)
 Two or More 18
(2%)
1,169
(3%)
 White 16
(2%)
4,958
(13%)
 Asian 12
(1%)
2,721
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
70
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
90
(0%)

Orchard Gardens Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible N/A 0
(0%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible N/A 0
(0%)
 Not Eligible N/A 36,913
(100%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

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.

Orchard Gardens Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 606
2006 603
2007 660
2008 661
2009 700
2010 698
2011 766
2012 833
2013 824
2014 837
2015 844

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 8.8
2006 12.1
2007 12
2008 11.7
2009 12.7
2010 11.9
2011 11.7
2012 11.4
2013 13.3
2014 13.1
2015 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.87623762376238
2006 0.90713101160862
2007 0.93030303030303
2008 0.9304084720121
2009 0.85714285714286
2010 0.7378223495702
2011 0.71148825065274
2012 0.73229291716687
2013 0.83859223300971
2014 0.73835125448029
2015

Compare Orchard Gardens to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,223.1% 12.2:1
 
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 0.0%
 
This School N/A
 
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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