Williams Heights Elementary School



Williams Heights Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Williams Heights Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 93
1 84
2 80
3 85
4 67
5 66
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Williams Heights Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Waycross, GA in the Ware County School District. It enrolls 475 students in grades 1st through 12th. Williams Heights Elementary School is the 982nd largest public school in Georgia and the 23,911th largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 475
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,911th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 982nd out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 846th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 1,065th out of 1,342

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Williams Heights Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 241
(51%)
2,232
(50%)
 Female 234
(49%)
2,244
(50%)

Williams Heights Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 217
(46%)
2,443
(55%)
 Black 187
(39%)
1,557
(35%)
 Two or More 32
(7%)
177
(4%)
 Hispanic 26
(5%)
268
(6%)
 Asian 11
(2%)
23
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
7
(0%)

Williams Heights Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 267
(56%)
2,901
(65%)
 Not Eligible 176
(37%)
1,255
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(7%)
320
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Williams Heights Elementary School is ranked 902nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Williams Heights Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.9%) is slightly 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.

Williams Heights Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 402
2006 413
2007 388
2008 370
2009 412
2010 447
2011 459
2012 475

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.8
2006 14.1
2007 12.4
2008 12.7
2009 14.2
2010 15.2
2011 15.6
2012 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.57462686567164
2006 0.52542372881356
2007 0.61082474226804
2008 0.68108108108108
2009 0.55339805825243
2010 0.56375838926174
2011 0.61437908496732
2012 0.62947368421053

Compare Williams Heights Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 62.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Williams Heights Elementary School
Waycross, GA
Public KG - 05 475 15.9:1  
Waycross Middle School
Waycross, GA
Public 06 - 08 600 14:1 1 miles
Center Elementary School
Waycross, GA
Public KG - 05 455 14.7:1 2 miles
Southside Baptist Church & Christian School
Waycross, GA
Private PK - 12 143 8:1 3 miles
Memorial Drive Elementary School
Waycross, GA
Public KG - 05 402 14.4:1 3 miles
Ware County Middle School
Waycross, GA
Public 06 - 08 737 14.7:1 4 miles
Wacona Elementary School
Waycross, GA
Public PK - 05 966 20.3:1 4 miles
Midway Elementary School
Blackshear, GA
Public PK - 05 486 14.3:1 6 miles
Ruskin Elementary School
Waycross, GA
Public KG - 05 456 13.8:1 7 miles
Waresboro Elementary School
Waycross, GA
Public KG - 05 385 13.4:1 9 miles
Blackshear Elementary School
Blackshear, GA
Public PK - 05 846 15.7:1 10 miles
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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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