Gallegos Elementary



Gallegos Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gallegos Elementary Students by Grade
PK 56
K 101
1 138
2 111
3 107
4 102
5 94
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gallegos Elementary is a public elementary school located in Brownsville, TX in the Brownsville Independent School District. It enrolls 709 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gallegos Elementary is the 1,045th largest public school in Texas and the 7,269th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 709
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.16
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,269th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,045th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,564th out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 946th out of 4,707

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Gallegos Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 361
(51%)
17,689
(49%)
 Male 348
(49%)
18,285
(51%)

Gallegos Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 709
(100%)
35,523
(99%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
88
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
29
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
322
(1%)

Gallegos Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 702
(99%)
34,556
(96%)
 Not Eligible 7
(1%)
1,418
(4%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,701 ranked schools in Texas, Gallegos Elementary is ranked 303rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gallegos Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 63.8%. 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.

Gallegos Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 662
2006 774
2007 863
2008 890
2009 681
2010 751
2011 761
2012 709

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 17.2
2007 17
2008 16.5
2009 15.1
2010 15.6
2011 15.9
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 0.9901269393512

Compare Gallegos Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 99.0%
 

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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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