Wheeless Road Elementary School



Wheeless Road Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wheeless Road Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 46
K 83
1 91
2 72
3 63
4 77
5 57
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wheeless Road Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Augusta, GA in the Richmond County School District. It enrolls 489 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wheeless Road Elementary School is the 936th largest public school in Georgia and the 22,543rd largest nationally. It has 19.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 489
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,543rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 936th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,310th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,219th out of 1,342

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Wheeless Road Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 251
(51%)
12,063
(51%)
 Female 238
(49%)
11,773
(49%)

Wheeless Road Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 444
(91%)
17,172
(72%)
 White 25
(5%)
4,764
(20%)
 Hispanic 15
(3%)
912
(4%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
609
(3%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
186
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
30
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
163
(1%)

Wheeless Road Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 453
(93%)
17,829
(75%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(4%)
1,479
(6%)
 Not Eligible 18
(4%)
4,528
(19%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Wheeless Road Elementary School is ranked 414th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wheeless Road Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (96.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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.

Wheeless Road Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 447
2006 423
2007 467
2008 483
2009 499
2010 471
2011 391
2012 489

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 14.6
2007 15.6
2008 15.1
2009 16.6
2010 16.2
2011 14.5
2012 19.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90604026845638
2006 0.93144208037825
2007 0.91006423982869
2008 0.9047619047619
2009 0.93987975951904
2010 0.93205944798301
2011 0.9923273657289
2012 0.96319018404908

Compare Wheeless Road Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,960.0% 19.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 96.3%
 

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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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