Gideon Edward School



Gideon Edward School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gideon Edward School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 36
1 50
2 44
3 46
4 31
5 38
6 31
7 21
8 26
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gideon Edward School is a public elementary school located in Philadelphia, PA in the Philadelphia City School District. It enrolls 323 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gideon Edward School is the 1,328th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 39,541st largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 323
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 39,541st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,328th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 654th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,316th out of 1,773

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Gideon Edward School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 177
(55%)
46,815
(48%)
 Male 146
(45%)
50,615
(52%)

Gideon Edward School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 307
(95%)
48,182
(49%)
 Two or More 10
(3%)
8,596
(9%)
 Hispanic 6
(2%)
19,288
(20%)
 White 0
(0%)
13,707
(14%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
7,381
(8%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
62
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
214
(0%)

Gideon Edward School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 323
(100%)
97,430
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Gideon Edward School is ranked 436th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gideon Edward School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Gideon Edward School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 396
2006 379
2007 390
2008 385
2009 396
2010 391
2011 404
2012 408
2013 405
2014 347
2015 323

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 17.1
2007 14.9
2008 14.6
2009 15
2010 16.7
2011 16
2012 14.6
2013 15.6
2014 14.5
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.9040404040404
2006 0.84168865435356
2007 0.80512820512821
2008 0.83636363636364
2009 0.86868686868687
2010 0.8542199488491
2011 0.86386138613861
2012 0.86029411764706
2013 0.91111111111111
2014 0.99135446685879
2015 1

Compare Gideon Edward School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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