West Central Elementary School



West Central Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Central Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 46
K 115
1 114
2 105
3 101
4 100
5 96
6 81
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Central Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Rome, GA in the Rome City School District. It enrolls 758 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Central Elementary School is the 323rd largest public school in Georgia and the 5,352nd largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 758
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 49
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,352nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 323rd out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 723rd out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 301st out of 1,342

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West Central Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 395
(52%)
1,809
(51%)
 Female 363
(48%)
1,721
(49%)

West Central Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 384
(51%)
1,134
(32%)
 Black 210
(28%)
1,295
(37%)
 White 110
(15%)
872
(25%)
 Two or More 37
(5%)
152
(4%)
 Asian 16
(2%)
71
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

West Central Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 686
(91%)
2,724
(77%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(5%)
165
(5%)
 Not Eligible 33
(4%)
641
(18%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, West Central Elementary School is ranked 88th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Central Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.6%) 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.

West Central Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 523
2006 546
2007 552
2008 577
2009 657
2010 689
2011 743
2012 758

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.5
2006 13.9
2007 14.7
2008 16.3
2009 18.2
2010 17.2
2011 16.2
2012 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.8565965583174
2006 0.93040293040293
2007 0.96557971014493
2008 0.95320623916811
2009 0.94520547945205
2010 0.97822931785196
2011 0.94616419919246
2012 0.95646437994723

Compare West Central Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 95.6%
 

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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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