Wilder Elementary School



Wilder Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wilder Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 89
1 69
2 68
3 66
4 87
5 77
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wilder Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Indianola, IA in the Indianola Community School District. It enrolls 456 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wilder Elementary School is the 147th largest public school in Iowa and the 25,826th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 456
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,826th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 147th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 435th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 155th out of 723

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Wilder Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 237
(52%)
1,311
(52%)
 Female 219
(48%)
1,195
(48%)

Wilder Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 421
(92%)
2,298
(92%)
 Hispanic 13
(3%)
83
(3%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
69
(3%)
 Black 8
(2%)
28
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
7
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
20
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Wilder Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 302
(66%)
1,712
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 127
(28%)
602
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(6%)
192
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Wilder Elementary School is ranked 246th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wilder Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.8%) is 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.

Wilder Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 447
2009 428
2010 441
2011 442
2012 456

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 14.1
2009 13.7
2010 15.8
2011 15
2012 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.25279642058166
2009 0.28504672897196
2010 0.28798185941043
2011 0.31221719457014
2012 0.33771929824561

Compare Wilder Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.8%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 456 15:1  
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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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