Andrew Jackson Academy



Andrew Jackson Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Andrew Jackson Academy Students by Grade
PK 18
K 71
1 56
2 65
3 80
4 71
5 59
6 58
7 75
8 70
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Andrew Jackson Academy is a public elementary school located in Forestville, MD in the Prince George'S County Public Schools. It enrolls 623 students in grades 1st through 12th. Andrew Jackson Academy is the 226th largest public school in Maryland and the 12,171st largest nationally. It has 12.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 623
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 50.94
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,171st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 226th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 104th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 76th out of 920

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Andrew Jackson Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 329
(53%)
47,299
(51%)
 Female 294
(47%)
44,910
(49%)

Andrew Jackson Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 533
(86%)
54,781
(59%)
 Hispanic 66
(11%)
28,927
(31%)
 White 11
(2%)
4,215
(5%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
2,464
(3%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
1,250
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
217
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
355
(0%)

Andrew Jackson Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 492
(79%)
54,120
(59%)
 Not Eligible 131
(21%)
31,057
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
7,032
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Andrew Jackson Academy is ranked 94th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Andrew Jackson Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (79.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 48.4%. 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.

Andrew Jackson Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 701
2010 667
2011 515
2012 534
2013 619
2014 560
2015 623

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 77.9
2010 12.6
2011 13.9
2012 13.2
2013 12.8
2014 10.2
2015 12.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.7660485021398
2010 0.81859070464768
2011 0.8621359223301
2012 0.84082397003745
2013 0.87560581583199
2014 0.86428571428571
2015 0.78972712680578

Compare Andrew Jackson Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,220.0% 12.2:1
 
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 79.0%
 

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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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