Willis Shaw Elementary School



Willis Shaw Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Willis Shaw Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 80
1 95
2 75
3 92
4 98
5 101
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Willis Shaw Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Springdale, AR in the Springdale School District. It enrolls 541 students in grades 1st through 12th. Willis Shaw Elementary School is the 134th largest public school in Arkansas and the 17,813th largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 541
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.64
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,813th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arkansas: 134th out of 555
Student/Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 393rd out of 555
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arkansas: 140th out of 555

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Willis Shaw Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 281
(52%)
8,152
(52%)
 Female 260
(48%)
7,641
(48%)

Willis Shaw Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 456
(84%)
5,820
(37%)
 Hispanic 62
(11%)
7,478
(47%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
241
(2%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
257
(2%)
 Black 4
(1%)
346
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
1,573
(10%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
78
(0%)

Willis Shaw Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 339
(63%)
4,430
(28%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 166
(31%)
9,915
(63%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(7%)
1,448
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 555 ranked schools in Arkansas, Willis Shaw Elementary School is ranked 383rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Willis Shaw Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 65.0%. 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.

Willis Shaw Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 425
2008 474
2009 494
2010 520
2011 535
2012 541

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 17
2008 16.9
2009 16.9
2010 17.9
2011 17.1
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.36
2008 0.33966244725738
2009 0.38259109311741
2010 0.38461538461538
2011 0.37009345794393
2012 0.37338262476895

Compare Willis Shaw Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,441.1% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 65.0%
 

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Willis Shaw Elementary School
Springdale, AR
Public KG - 05 541 16.6:1  
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Private PK - 05 175 13:1 5 miles
Salem Lutheran School
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Private PK - KG 95 8:1 5 miles
Grace Lutheran School
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Private PK - 08 51 12:1 5 miles
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Public KG - 05 557 18.4:1 5 miles
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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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