Gilbert Linkous Elementary



Gilbert Linkous Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gilbert Linkous Elementary Students by Grade
PK 23
K 58
1 53
2 63
3 57
4 54
5 58
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gilbert Linkous Elementary is a public elementary school located in Blacksburg, VA in the Montgomery County Public Schools. It enrolls 366 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gilbert Linkous Elementary is the 918th largest public school in Virginia and the 35,446th largest nationally. It has 13.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 366
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.95
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,446th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 918th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 123rd out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 774th out of 1,156

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Gilbert Linkous Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 186
(51%)
3,481
(51%)
 Female 180
(49%)
3,292
(49%)

Gilbert Linkous Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 272
(74%)
5,545
(82%)
 Asian 60
(16%)
291
(4%)
 Two or More 13
(4%)
252
(4%)
 Hispanic 11
(3%)
356
(5%)
 Black 10
(3%)
321
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Gilbert Linkous Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 295
(81%)
4,166
(62%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 60
(16%)
2,173
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(3%)
434
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Gilbert Linkous Elementary is ranked 1,009th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gilbert Linkous Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.4%) is lower than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Gilbert Linkous Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 338
2006 346
2007 367
2008 363
2009 353
2010 353
2011 360
2012 376
2013 369
2014 368
2015 366

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.1
2006 12
2007 14.8
2008 14.3
2009 13.8
2010 13.8
2011 13.2
2012 13
2013 13.4
2014 13.1
2015 13.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23076923076923
2006 0.19075144508671
2007 0.1716621253406
2008 0.20110192837466
2009 0.18696883852691
2010 0.21246458923513
2011 0.21944444444444
2012 0.21010638297872
2013 0.21138211382114
2014 0.21467391304348
2015 0.19398907103825

Compare Gilbert Linkous Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,310.0% 13.1:1
 
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.4%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
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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