Gordon Creek Elementary School



Gordon Creek Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gordon Creek Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 81
1 77
2 87
3 84
4 92
5 66
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 9

Gordon Creek Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Ballston Spa, NY in the Ballston Spa Central School District. It enrolls 496 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gordon Creek Elementary School is the 1,144th largest public school in New York and the 22,312th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 496
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,312th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 1,144th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,568th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,297th out of 2,753

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Gordon Creek Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 259
(52%)
1,472
(52%)
 Female 237
(48%)
1,370
(48%)

Gordon Creek Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 472
(95%)
2,674
(94%)
 Hispanic 8
(2%)
52
(2%)
 Black 7
(1%)
43
(2%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
33
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
40
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Gordon Creek Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 365
(74%)
1,909
(67%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 122
(25%)
849
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(2%)
84
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Gordon Creek Elementary School is ranked 1,752nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gordon Creek Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.4%) is lower than the state average of 53.2%. 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.

Gordon Creek Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 951
2006 912
2007 913
2008 508
2009 485
2010 521
2011 525
2012 485
2013 487
2014 492
2015 496

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 12.9
2007 12.8
2008 11.5
2009 14.7
2010 12.8
2011 13.8
2012 13.1
2013 13.2
2014 13.3
2015 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.16719242902208
2006 0.17214912280702
2007 0.18838992332968
2008 0.22047244094488
2009 0.24123711340206
2010 0.22264875239923
2011 0.24761904761905
2012 0.27835051546392
2013 0.24640657084189
2014 0.25
2015 0.26411290322581

Compare Gordon Creek Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.4%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Gordon Creek Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 496 14.2:1  
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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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