Central Ward Elementary School



Central Ward Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Central Ward Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 50
1 56
2 59
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Central Ward Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Centerville, IA in the Centerville Community School District. It enrolls 165 students in grades 1st through 12th. Central Ward Elementary School is the 600th largest public school in Iowa and the 49,870th largest nationally. It has 13.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 165
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13:1
Full Time Teachers: 12.68
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49,870th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 600th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 196th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 587th out of 723

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Central Ward Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 84
(51%)
368
(50%)
 Male 81
(49%)
371
(50%)

Central Ward Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 158
(96%)
705
(95%)
 Black 4
(2%)
9
(1%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
9
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
8
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(1%)

Central Ward Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 83
(50%)
361
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 80
(48%)
323
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 2
(1%)
55
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Central Ward Elementary School is ranked 476th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Central Ward Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (49.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Central Ward Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 163
2006 146
2007 153
2008 166
2009 166
2010 179
2011 169
2012 165

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.8
2006 9.7
2007 11
2008 12.9
2009 11.8
2010 14.9
2011 13
2012 13

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50920245398773
2006 0.43150684931507
2007 0.41176470588235
2008 0.40963855421687
2009 0.36746987951807
2010 0.3854748603352
2011 0.35502958579882
2012 0.4969696969697

Compare Central Ward Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,300.0% 13.0:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
This School 49.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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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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