Helen M. Wilcox Elementary



Helen M. Wilcox Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Helen M. Wilcox Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 152
1 140
2 141
3 147
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Helen M. Wilcox Elementary is a public elementary school located in Oroville, CA in the Palermo Union Elementary School District. It enrolls 580 students in grades 1st through 12th. Helen M. Wilcox Elementary is the 2,423rd largest public school in California and the 14,699th largest nationally. It has 19.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 580
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,699th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,423rd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 737th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 967th out of 6,159

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Helen M. Wilcox Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 294
(51%)
661
(51%)
 Female 286
(49%)
635
(49%)

Helen M. Wilcox Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 225
(39%)
530
(41%)
 Hispanic 218
(38%)
458
(35%)
 Two or More 75
(13%)
168
(13%)
 American Indian 38
(7%)
79
(6%)
 Asian 20
(3%)
50
(4%)
 Black 4
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Helen M. Wilcox Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 448
(77%)
968
(75%)
 Not Eligible 85
(15%)
212
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 47
(8%)
116
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Helen M. Wilcox Elementary is ranked 1,303rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Helen M. Wilcox Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.3%) is higher than the state average of 58.5%. 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.

Helen M. Wilcox Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 699
2006 508
2007 456
2008 609
2009 624
2010 595
2011 587
2012 580

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 14.9
2007 12.2
2008 17.4
2009 20
2010 N/A
2011 18.2
2012 19.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70672389127325
2006 0.81102362204724
2007 0.9890350877193
2008 0.79474548440066
2009 0.77564102564103
2010 0.8218487394958
2011 0.13798977853492
2012 0.85344827586207

Compare Helen M. Wilcox Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,910.0% 19.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 85.3%
 

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Public KG - 03 580 19.1:1  
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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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