Wesley Heights Elementary School



Wesley Heights Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wesley Heights Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 80
1 77
2 51
3 73
4 63
5 68
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wesley Heights Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Columbus, GA in the Muscogee County School District. It enrolls 432 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wesley Heights Elementary School is the 1,098th largest public school in Georgia and the 28,311th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 432
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,311th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 1,098th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 366th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,023rd out of 1,342

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Wesley Heights Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 233
(54%)
11,885
(51%)
 Female 199
(46%)
11,206
(49%)

Wesley Heights Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 378
(88%)
13,457
(58%)
 Two or More 25
(6%)
1,108
(5%)
 Hispanic 16
(4%)
1,606
(7%)
 White 13
(3%)
6,306
(27%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
533
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
37
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
44
(0%)

Wesley Heights Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 349
(81%)
14,494
(63%)
 Not Eligible 58
(13%)
7,041
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(6%)
1,556
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Wesley Heights Elementary School is ranked 665th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wesley Heights Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.6%) is 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.

Wesley Heights Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 364
2006 377
2007 376
2008 382
2009 409
2010 406
2011 441
2012 432

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 13
2007 13
2008 13.8
2009 13.8
2010 13.6
2011 14.7
2012 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77747252747253
2006 0.92307692307692
2007 0.94148936170213
2008 0.90314136125654
2009 0.80929095354523
2010 0.85714285714286
2011 0.87528344671202
2012 0.86574074074074

Compare Wesley Heights Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 86.6%
 

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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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