Georgia Connections Academy



Georgia Connections Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Georgia Connections Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 90
1 94
2 117
3 122
4 112
5 148
6 194
7 220
8 237
9 236
10 207
11 145
12 78

Georgia Connections Academy is a public high school of the State Charter Schools- Georgia Connections Academy located in Duluth, GA. It has 2,000 students in grades Kindergarten through 12th. Georgia Connections Academy is the 40th largest public high school in Georgia and the 1,460th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 41.7 to 1.

Total Students: 2,000
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 41.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 48

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Georgia Connections Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 1,097
(55%)
1,097
(55%)
 Male 903
(45%)
903
(45%)

Georgia Connections Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,122
(56%)
1,122
(56%)
 Black 615
(31%)
615
(31%)
 Hispanic 123
(6%)
123
(6%)
 Two or More 103
(5%)
103
(5%)
 Asian 30
(2%)
30
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(0%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Georgia Connections Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 968
(48%)
968
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 802
(40%)
802
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 230
(12%)
230
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Georgia Connections Academy is ranked 55th out of 0 ranked schools in Georgia, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Georgia Connections Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.6%) is slightly lower than the state average of 53.1%. 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.

Compare Georgia Connections Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,522.8% 15.2:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
4,170.0% 41.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
This School 51.6%
 
State Average 53.1%
 

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