West Elementary School



West Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 138
4 144
5 149
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Glenwood, IA in the Glenwood Community School District. It enrolls 431 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Elementary School is the 182nd largest public school in Iowa and the 28,402nd largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 431
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.63
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,402nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 182nd out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 450th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 201st out of 723

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West Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 229
(53%)
755
(53%)
 Female 202
(47%)
678
(47%)

West Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 398
(92%)
1,332
(93%)
 Hispanic 15
(3%)
41
(3%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
33
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
5
(0%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Black 2
(0%)
11
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

West Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 271
(63%)
881
(61%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 134
(31%)
456
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 26
(6%)
96
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, West Elementary School is ranked 228th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 43.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 443
2006 447
2007 464
2008 492
2009 453
2010 453
2011 441
2012 431

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 15.6
2007 15.8
2008 17
2009 15.6
2010 16.3
2011 15.2
2012 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30248306997743
2006 0.28859060402685
2007 0.31896551724138
2008 0.33536585365854
2009 0.37969094922737
2010 0.38189845474614
2011 0.37641723356009
2012 0.37122969837587

Compare West Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.1%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public 03 - 05 431 15.1:1  
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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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