Gunpowder Elementary



Gunpowder Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gunpowder Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 83
1 100
2 99
3 77
4 94
5 109
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gunpowder Elementary is a public elementary school located in Baltimore, MD in the Baltimore County Public Schools. It enrolls 562 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gunpowder Elementary is the 307th largest public school in Maryland and the 16,473rd largest nationally. It has 17.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 562
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.7
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,473rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 307th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 740th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 439th out of 920

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Gunpowder Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 294
(52%)
38,920
(49%)
 Male 268
(48%)
41,278
(51%)

Gunpowder Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 378
(67%)
33,061
(41%)
 Black 82
(15%)
30,121
(38%)
 Asian 72
(13%)
5,636
(7%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
4,020
(5%)
 Hispanic 13
(2%)
6,903
(9%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
361
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
96
(0%)

Gunpowder Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 435
(77%)
40,661
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 91
(16%)
33,975
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(6%)
5,562
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Gunpowder Elementary is ranked 650th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gunpowder Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (22.6%) is lower than the state average of 48.4%. 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.

Gunpowder Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 492
2006 502
2007 505
2008 507
2009 512
2010 517
2011 505
2012 474
2013 499
2014 524
2015 562

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.4
2006 15.8
2007 15.8
2008 16.4
2009 15.6
2010 16.3
2011 16.6
2012 15.3
2013 16.9
2014 17.5
2015 17.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.16260162601626
2006 0.14940239043825
2007 0.16435643564356
2008 0.18737672583826
2009 0.171875
2010 0.2147001934236
2011 0.22970297029703
2012 0.22151898734177
2013 0.24849699398798
2014 0.23473282442748
2015 0.22597864768683

Compare Gunpowder Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,720.0% 17.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 22.6%
 
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 562 17.2:1  
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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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