Waters Edge Elementary School



Waters Edge Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Waters Edge Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 3
K 113
1 129
2 127
3 132
4 155
5 151
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Waters Edge Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Boca Raton, FL in the Palm Beach School District. It enrolls 810 students in grades 1st through 12th. Waters Edge Elementary School is the 426th largest public school in Florida and the 3,867th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 810
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 54
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,867th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 426th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 1,452nd out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 519th out of 2,205

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Waters Edge Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 440
(54%)
64,850
(51%)
 Female 370
(46%)
61,077
(49%)

Waters Edge Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 581
(72%)
41,831
(33%)
 Hispanic 156
(19%)
39,184
(31%)
 Asian 44
(5%)
3,565
(3%)
 Two or More 16
(2%)
3,522
(3%)
 Black 10
(1%)
36,807
(29%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
845
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
173
(0%)

Waters Edge Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 690
(85%)
51,799
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 99
(12%)
67,578
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(3%)
6,550
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Waters Edge Elementary School is ranked 1,914th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Waters Edge Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (14.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.9%. 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.

Waters Edge Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1046
2006 915
2007 840
2008 801
2009 839
2010 840
2011 845
2012 810

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19
2006 16.6
2007 16.2
2008 13.2
2009 16.8
2010 16.6
2011 15.1
2012 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.062141491395794
2006 0.068852459016393
2007 0.06547619047619
2008 0.072409488139825
2009 0.084624553039333
2010 0.11785714285714
2011 0.12662721893491
2012 0.14814814814815

Compare Waters Edge Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 14.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 

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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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