Wellton Elementary School



Wellton Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wellton Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 34
1 37
2 42
3 29
4 27
5 31
6 35
7 32
8 45
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wellton Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Wellton, AZ in the Wellton Elementary School District. It enrolls 312 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wellton Elementary School is the 918th largest public school in Arizona and the 40,170th largest nationally. It has 17.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 312
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,170th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 918th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 315th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 795th out of 948

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Wellton Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 160
(51%)
160
(51%)
 Male 152
(49%)
152
(49%)

Wellton Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 224
(72%)
224
(72%)
 White 77
(25%)
77
(25%)
 Two or More 5
(2%)
5
(2%)
 Black 5
(2%)
5
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Wellton Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 191
(61%)
191
(61%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(21%)
65
(21%)
 Not Eligible 56
(18%)
56
(18%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Wellton Elementary School is ranked 534th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wellton Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.1%) is higher than the state average of 55.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Wellton Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 404
2006 363
2007 400
2008 402
2009 363
2010 338
2011 357
2012 312

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.6
2006 17.3
2007 20
2008 20.1
2009 18.2
2010 18.8
2011 19.8
2012 17.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83168316831683
2006 0.70798898071625
2007 0.7275
2008 0.75870646766169
2009 0.75482093663912
2010 0.65976331360947
2011 0.73389355742297
2012 0.82051282051282

Compare Wellton Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,730.0% 17.3:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 82.1%
 

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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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