John M. Gandy Elementary



John M. Gandy Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John M. Gandy Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 116
4 105
5 89
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

John M. Gandy Elementary is a public elementary school located in Ashland, VA in the Hanover County Public Schools. It enrolls 310 students in grades 1st through 12th. John M. Gandy Elementary is the 985th largest public school in Virginia and the 40,713th largest nationally. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 310
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,713th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 985th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 147th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 917th out of 1,156

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John M. Gandy Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 167
(54%)
6,229
(52%)
 Female 143
(46%)
5,779
(48%)

John M. Gandy Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 165
(53%)
9,612
(80%)
 Black 72
(23%)
1,108
(9%)
 Hispanic 54
(17%)
559
(5%)
 Two or More 14
(5%)
480
(4%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
219
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
28
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

John M. Gandy Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 161
(52%)
9,547
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 131
(42%)
1,991
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(6%)
470
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, John M. Gandy Elementary is ranked 780th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of John M. Gandy Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (48.1%) is slightly higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

John M. Gandy Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 341
2006 289
2007 281
2008 279
2009 274
2010 282
2011 307
2012 306
2013 286
2014 284
2015 310

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 7.9
2006 7.1
2007 9.4
2008 10
2009 10.1
2010 11.8
2011 11
2012 11.3
2013 12.8
2014 12.3
2015 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.32258064516129
2006 0.39446366782007
2007 0.41992882562278
2008 0.40143369175627
2009 0.44160583941606
2010 0.45744680851064
2011 0.47557003257329
2012 0.47058823529412
2013 0.45104895104895
2014 0.51056338028169
2015 0.48064516129032

Compare John M. Gandy Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
This School 48.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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