Port Wentworth Elementary School



Port Wentworth Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Port Wentworth Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 55
K 91
1 84
2 89
3 76
4 77
5 61
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Port Wentworth Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Port Wentworth, GA in the Chatham County School District. It enrolls 533 students in grades 1st through 12th. Port Wentworth Elementary School is the 814th largest public school in Georgia and the 18,536th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 533
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,536th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 814th out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 406th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 734th out of 1,342

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Port Wentworth Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 289
(54%)
14,372
(51%)
 Female 244
(46%)
13,679
(49%)

Port Wentworth Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 202
(38%)
15,721
(56%)
 Hispanic 179
(34%)
1,763
(6%)
 White 115
(22%)
8,230
(29%)
 Two or More 32
(6%)
1,726
(6%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
504
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
44
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
63
(0%)

Port Wentworth Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 387
(73%)
16,738
(60%)
 Not Eligible 118
(22%)
9,379
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(5%)
1,934
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Port Wentworth Elementary School is ranked 541st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Port Wentworth Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.9%) 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.

Port Wentworth Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 331
2006 375
2007 482
2008 582
2009 747
2010 520
2011 535
2012 533

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.2
2006 12.3
2007 12.9
2008 12.7
2009 14.3
2010 12.2
2011 13
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.72507552870091
2006 0.70666666666667
2007 0.63900414937759
2008 0.70618556701031
2009 0.76572958500669
2010 0.79230769230769
2011 0.78317757009346
2012 0.77861163227017

Compare Port Wentworth Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
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 77.9%
 

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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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