Wapello Elementary School



Wapello Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wapello Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 28
K 45
1 34
2 38
3 33
4 49
5 60
6 60
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wapello Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Wapello, IA in the Wapello Community School District. It enrolls 347 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wapello Elementary School is the 309th largest public school in Iowa and the 36,954th largest nationally. It has 12.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 347
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.99
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,954th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 309th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 106th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 194th out of 723

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Wapello Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 188
(54%)
188
(54%)
 Female 159
(46%)
159
(46%)

Wapello Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 299
(86%)
299
(86%)
 Hispanic 38
(11%)
38
(11%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
7
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Wapello Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 161
(46%)
161
(46%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 154
(44%)
154
(44%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(9%)
32
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Wapello Elementary School is ranked 184th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wapello Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (53.6%) 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.

Wapello Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 455
2006 444
2007 425
2008 397
2009 404
2010 400
2011 364
2012 347

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.8
2006 12.2
2007 12.3
2008 11.9
2009 12.1
2010 12.5
2011 12.3
2012 12

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.50549450549451
2006 0.48648648648649
2007 0.49176470588235
2008 0.5264483627204
2009 0.5049504950495
2010 0.5425
2011 0.53296703296703
2012 0.53602305475504

Compare Wapello Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,200.0% 12.0:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
This School 53.6%
 
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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