Gilbert Elementary School

  • Gilbert Elementary School serves 509 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Gilbert Elementary School operates within the Walker County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 509 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 509 students
Gilbert Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Gilbert Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Gilbert Elementary School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade Gilbert Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Gilbert Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2014)
Hispanic
2%
14%
Gilbert Elementary School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
2%
37%
Gilbert Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
89%
42%
Gilbert Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Gilbert Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Gilbert Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.20 0.41
Gilbert Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Gilbert Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
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Gilbert Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Walker County School District's student population of 9,134 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,403 is higher than the state average of $9,769. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,298 is higher than the state average of $9,774. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Walker County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
5
Number of Students Managed 9,134 3,306
Walker County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $94 MM $32 MM
Walker County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $102 MM $32 MM
Walker County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,403 $9,769
Walker County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $11,298 $9,774
Walker County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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