Gier Elementary School



Gier Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gier Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 78
1 96
2 79
3 92
4 84
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gier Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hillsdale, MI in the Hillsdale Community School District. It enrolls 429 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gier Elementary School is the 678th largest public school in Michigan and the 29,062nd largest nationally. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 429
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,062nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Michigan: 678th out of 1,908
Student/Teacher Rank in Michigan: 1,070th out of 1,904
Full Time Teacher Rank in Michigan: 727th out of 1,904

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Gier Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 230
(54%)
455
(55%)
 Female 199
(46%)
377
(45%)

Gier Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 385
(90%)
755
(91%)
 Hispanic 20
(5%)
33
(4%)
 Two or More 17
(4%)
25
(3%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Black 3
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Gier Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 253
(59%)
462
(56%)
 Not Eligible 152
(35%)
303
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(6%)
67
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,903 ranked schools in Michigan, Gier Elementary School is ranked 410th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gier Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.6%) is higher than the state average of 49.4%. 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.

Gier Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2011 335
2012 312
2013 279
2014 359
2015 429

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2011 15
2012 13.4
2013 12.8
2014 16.5
2015 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2011 0.71641791044776
2012 0.72115384615385
2013 0.7168458781362
2014 0.70194986072423
2015 0.64568764568765

Compare Gier Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,678.9% 16.8:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 49.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 64.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Gier Elementary School
Hillsdale, MI
Public KG - 04 429 17.9:1  
Davis Middle School
Hillsdale, MI
Public 04 - 08 403 19.4:1 1 miles
Hillsdale Preparatory School
Hillsdale, MI
Public PK - 08 130 10.8:1 1 miles
Hillsdale Academy
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Public PK - 05 647 17.8:1 4 miles
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Public 06 - 08 368 21:1 5 miles
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Public 06 - 12 179 19.1:1 7 miles
North Adams-Jerome Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 125 12.9:1 7 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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