George Washington Carver Elementary School



George Washington Carver Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

George Washington Carver Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 33
1 50
2 80
3 62
4 53
5 51
6 57
7 56
8 50
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 13

George Washington Carver Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Newark, NJ in the Newark Public School District. It enrolls 505 students in grades 1st through 12th. George Washington Carver Elementary School is the 461st largest public school in New Jersey and the 21,426th largest nationally. It has 17.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 505
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,426th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New Jersey: 461st out of 1,586
Student/Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 1,530th out of 1,572
Full Time Teacher Rank in New Jersey: 964th out of 1,572

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George Washington Carver Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 269
(53%)
12,850
(48%)
 Male 236
(47%)
14,143
(52%)

George Washington Carver Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 480
(95%)
11,919
(44%)
 Hispanic 22
(4%)
12,724
(47%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
52
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
2,012
(7%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
198
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
85
(0%)

George Washington Carver Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 389
(77%)
21,028
(78%)
 Not Eligible 111
(22%)
4,776
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
1,189
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,546 ranked schools in New Jersey, George Washington Carver Elementary School is ranked 226th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of George Washington Carver Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.5%. 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.

George Washington Carver Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 855
2006 741
2007 743
2008 729
2009 680
2010 503
2011 509
2012 517
2013 462
2014 460
2015 505

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.8
2006 13.2
2007 14.9
2008 15.1
2009 16.6
2010 12.9
2011 13.9
2012 13.3
2013 12.8
2014 13.1
2015 17.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42923976608187
2006 0.56545209176788
2007 0.63660834454913
2008 0.8559670781893
2009 0.83529411764706
2010 0.88667992047714
2011 0.87819253438114
2012 0.85106382978723
2013 0.81168831168831
2014 0.78478260869565
2015 0.78019801980198

Compare George Washington Carver Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,141.1% 11.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,740.0% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 78.0%
 

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