Walnut Grove Elementary School



Walnut Grove Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walnut Grove Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 55
K 64
1 48
2 36
3 50
4 45
5 41
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walnut Grove Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Council Bluffs, IA in the Council Bluffs Community School District. It enrolls 339 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walnut Grove Elementary School is the 327th largest public school in Iowa and the 37,687th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 339
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 21
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,687th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 327th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 566th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 389th out of 723

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Walnut Grove Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 172
(51%)
3,357
(52%)
 Female 167
(49%)
3,078
(48%)

Walnut Grove Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 243
(72%)
4,927
(77%)
 Hispanic 43
(13%)
979
(15%)
 Black 38
(11%)
233
(4%)
 Two or More 12
(4%)
192
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
15
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
52
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
37
(1%)

Walnut Grove Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 238
(70%)
3,656
(57%)
 Not Eligible 77
(23%)
2,213
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(7%)
566
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Walnut Grove Elementary School is ranked 99th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walnut Grove Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.3%) is significantly 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.

Walnut Grove Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 429
2006 460
2007 407
2008 392
2009 362
2010 369
2011 345
2012 339

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 21.6
2007 13.5
2008 15.8
2009 15.3
2010 14.5
2011 15.3
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65268065268065
2006 0.67173913043478
2007 0.70515970515971
2008 0.65816326530612
2009 0.7292817679558
2010 0.73170731707317
2011 0.81449275362319
2012 0.77286135693215

Compare Walnut Grove Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 77.3%
 

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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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