Gonzalez Elementary



Gonzalez Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gonzalez Elementary Students by Grade
PK 90
K 109
1 141
2 139
3 135
4 128
5 141
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gonzalez Elementary is a public elementary school located in Brownsville, TX in the Brownsville Independent School District. It enrolls 883 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gonzalez Elementary is the 275th largest public school in Texas and the 2,439th largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 883
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 56.18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,439th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 275th out of 4,735
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,192nd out of 4,707
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 185th out of 4,707

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Gonzalez Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 445
(50%)
18,285
(51%)
 Female 438
(50%)
17,689
(49%)

Gonzalez Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 874
(99%)
35,523
(99%)
 White 9
(1%)
322
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
88
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
29
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Gonzalez Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 842
(95%)
34,556
(96%)
 Not Eligible 41
(5%)
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, Gonzalez Elementary is ranked 92nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gonzalez Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.4%) 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.

Gonzalez Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1105
2006 1128
2007 1131
2008 1124
2009 947
2010 960
2011 926
2012 883

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 15.8
2007 15.9
2008 15.6
2009 15.3
2010 15.9
2011 15.4
2012 15.7

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 0.95356738391846

Compare Gonzalez Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,492.5% 14.9:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 63.8%
 
This School 95.4%
 

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Public PK - 05 883 15.7:1  
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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