Gearld Wright School



Gearld Wright School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gearld Wright School Students by Grade
PK 38
K 105
1 97
2 130
3 128
4 108
5 99
6 115
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gearld Wright School is a public elementary school located in Salt Lake City, UT in the Granite School District. It enrolls 820 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gearld Wright School is the 87th largest public school in Utah and the 3,892nd largest nationally.

Total Students: 820
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Gearld Wright School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 422
(51%)
21,217
(51%)
 Female 398
(49%)
20,062
(49%)

Gearld Wright School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 439
(54%)
21,439
(52%)
 Hispanic 285
(35%)
13,798
(33%)
 Pacific Islander 38
(5%)
1,763
(4%)
 Asian 26
(3%)
1,773
(4%)
 Black 19
(2%)
1,618
(4%)
 American Indian 8
(1%)
561
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
327
(1%)

Gearld Wright School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 411
(50%)
16,862
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 311
(38%)
20,456
(50%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 98
(12%)
3,961
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 641 ranked schools in Utah, Gearld Wright School is ranked 65th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gearld Wright School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.9%) is higher than the state average of 38.0%. 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.

Gearld Wright School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 N/A
2006 646
2007 763
2008 880
2009 709
2010 798
2011 826
2012 782
2013 815
2014 785
2015 820

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 26.4
2007 26.1
2008 382.6
2009 21.2
2010 25.7
2011 26.4
2012 23.7
2013 24.3
2014 N/A
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.9953560371517
2007 0.4521625163827
2008 0.22159090909091
2009 0.59379407616361
2010 0.48621553884712
2011 0.55205811138015
2012 0.83375959079284
2013 0.46503067484663
2014 0.50573248407643
2015 0.49878048780488

Compare Gearld Wright School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
918.6% 9.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 38.0%
 
This School 49.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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