Gilchrist Elementary



Gilchrist Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gilchrist Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 13
1 19
2 11
3 16
4 15
5 11
6 19
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gilchrist Elementary is a public elementary school located in Cheyenne, WY in the Laramie County School District #1. It enrolls 104 students in grades 1st through 12th. Gilchrist Elementary is the 161st largest public school in Wyoming and the 52,947th largest nationally. It has 9.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 104
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 11.42
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 52,947th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Wyoming: 161st out of 212
Student/Teacher Rank in Wyoming: 52nd out of 212
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wyoming: 154th out of 212

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Gilchrist Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 53
(51%)
4,056
(51%)
 Female 51
(49%)
3,930
(49%)

Gilchrist Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 85
(82%)
5,639
(71%)
 Hispanic 10
(10%)
1,633
(20%)
 Two or More 6
(6%)
318
(4%)
 Black 2
(2%)
218
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
66
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
94
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
18
(0%)

Gilchrist Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 75
(72%)
4,175
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 19
(18%)
3,008
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(10%)
803
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 193 ranked schools in Wyoming, Gilchrist Elementary is ranked 161st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Gilchrist Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (27.9%) is lower than the state average of 40.5%. 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.

Gilchrist Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 113
2006 125
2007 131
2008 123
2009 120
2010 118
2011 136
2012 128
2013 106
2014 122
2015 104

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.9
2006 13.2
2007 11.9
2008 11.9
2009 11.5
2010 N/A
2011 13.7
2012 N/A
2013 9.4
2014 11.7
2015 9.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.38053097345133
2006 0.32
2007 0.29770992366412
2008 0.30894308943089
2009 0.28333333333333
2010 0.41525423728814
2011 0.44852941176471
2012 0.4140625
2013 0.36792452830189
2014 0.30327868852459
2015 0.27884615384615

Compare Gilchrist Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
910.0% 9.1:1
 
1,214.1% 12.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 27.9%
 
State Average 40.5%
 
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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