Gallegos Elementary



Gallegos Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gallegos Elementary Students by Grade
PK 69
K 93
1 128
2 97
3 90
4 99
5 102
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 678 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gallegos Elementary is the 1,320th largest public school in Texas and the 9,059th largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 678
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.61
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,059th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 1,320th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,156th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 1,440th out of 4,778

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Gallegos Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 343
(51%)
17,101
(51%)
 Female 335
(49%)
16,547
(49%)

Gallegos Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 676
(100%)
33,192
(99%)
 White 2
(0%)
357
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
50
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
30
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Gallegos Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 663
(98%)
31,744
(94%)
 Not Eligible 15
(2%)
1,904
(6%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Gallegos Elementary is ranked 384th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gallegos Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.8%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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
2013 700
2014 665
2015 678

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
2013 16.1
2014 15.1
2015 16.3

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
2013 0.99
2014 0.98345864661654
2015 0.97787610619469

Compare Gallegos Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 97.8%
 

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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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