Wacoochee Elementary School



Wacoochee Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wacoochee Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 68
1 73
2 62
3 81
4 66
5 81
6 84
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wacoochee Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Salem, AL in the Lee County School District. It enrolls 515 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wacoochee Elementary School is the 335th largest public school in Alabama and the 20,170th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 515
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 36
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,170th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alabama: 335th out of 789
Student/Teacher Rank in Alabama: 493rd out of 783
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alabama: 348th out of 783

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Wacoochee Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 286
(56%)
2,773
(52%)
 Female 229
(44%)
2,576
(48%)

Wacoochee Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 400
(78%)
3,827
(72%)
 Black 88
(17%)
1,139
(21%)
 Hispanic 15
(3%)
206
(4%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
130
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
28
(1%)

Wacoochee Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 256
(50%)
2,772
(52%)
 Not Eligible 210
(41%)
2,050
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(10%)
527
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 781 ranked schools in Alabama, Wacoochee Elementary School is ranked 362nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wacoochee Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 60.8%. 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 Wacoochee Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,327.8% 13.3:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 59.2%
 
State Average 60.8%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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