Global Academy



Global Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Global Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 43
1 48
2 47
3 51
4 57
5 47
6 47
7 45
8 35
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Global Academy is a public elementary school located in Columbia Heights, MN in the Global Academy. It enrolls 420 students in grades 1st through 12th. Global Academy is the 500th largest public school in Minnesota and the 29,538th largest nationally. It has 13.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 420
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.13
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 29,538th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Minnesota: 500th out of 1,001
Student/Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 270th out of 989
Full Time Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 363rd out of 989

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Global Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 214
(51%)
214
(51%)
 Male 206
(49%)
206
(49%)

Global Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 266
(63%)
266
(63%)
 White 135
(32%)
135
(32%)
 Asian 11
(3%)
11
(3%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Global Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 345
(82%)
345
(82%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(10%)
40
(10%)
 Not Eligible 35
(8%)
35
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 986 ranked schools in Minnesota, Global Academy is ranked 75th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Global Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.6%. 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.

Global Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 272
2009 341
2010 375
2011 414
2012 420

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 14.9
2009 15.6
2010 14.6
2011 13.6
2012 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.94852941176471
2009 0.91495601173021
2010 0.912
2011 0.88888888888889
2012 0.91666666666667

Compare Global Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
1,480.9% 14.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 91.7%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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