George Washington Academy



George Washington Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

George Washington Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 130
1 130
2 156
3 130
4 114
5 130
6 92
7 63
8 40
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

George Washington Academy is a public elementary school located in St. George, UT in the George Washington Academy. It enrolls 985 students in grades 1st through 12th. George Washington Academy is the 41st largest public school in Utah and the 1,303rd largest nationally. It has 22.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 985
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.42
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,303rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Utah: 41st out of 619
Student/Teacher Rank in Utah: 227th out of 611
Full Time Teacher Rank in Utah: 22nd out of 611

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George Washington Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 498
(51%)
498
(51%)
 Male 487
(49%)
487
(49%)

George Washington Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 850
(86%)
850
(86%)
 Two or More 45
(5%)
45
(5%)
 Hispanic 43
(4%)
43
(4%)
 Asian 19
(2%)
19
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 12
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Black 9
(1%)
9
(1%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
7
(1%)

George Washington Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 797
(81%)
797
(81%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 188
(19%)
188
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 605 ranked schools in Utah, George Washington Academy is ranked 449th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of George Washington Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

George Washington Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 N/A
2006 182
2007 193
2008 309
2009 285
2010 717
2011 920
2012 985

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 10.7
2007 N/A
2008 79.2
2009 12.1
2010 22.8
2011 21.5
2012 22.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.32417582417582
2007
2008 0.35275080906149
2009 0.49473684210526
2010 0.15202231520223
2011 0.10978260869565
2012 0.19086294416244

Compare George Washington Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,175.5% 21.8:1
 
2,220.0% 22.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.1%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.0%
 

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Public KG - 08 985 22.2:1  
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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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