Waukee Elementary School



Waukee Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Waukee Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 6
K 141
1 117
2 119
3 119
4 92
5 131
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Waukee Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Waukee, IA in the Waukee Community School District. It enrolls 725 students in grades 1st through 12th. Waukee Elementary School is the 14th largest public school in Iowa and the 6,576th largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 725
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,576th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 14th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 628th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 26th out of 723

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Waukee Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 363
(50%)
2,873
(50%)
 Male 362
(50%)
2,896
(50%)

Waukee Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 635
(88%)
4,859
(84%)
 Hispanic 34
(5%)
205
(4%)
 Asian 22
(3%)
345
(6%)
 Two or More 18
(2%)
161
(3%)
 Black 15
(2%)
182
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
14
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Waukee Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 571
(79%)
4,960
(86%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 133
(18%)
710
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(3%)
99
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

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

The percentage of Waukee Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.2%) is significantly 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.

Waukee Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 755
2006 843
2007 647
2008 641
2009 667
2010 729
2011 700
2012 725

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 16
2007 15.4
2008 14
2009 14.6
2010 17.6
2011 15.8
2012 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.13377483443709
2006 0.13167259786477
2007 0.16537867078825
2008 0.14040561622465
2009 0.21139430284858
2010 0.19890260631001
2011 0.18571428571429
2012 0.21241379310345

Compare Waukee Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.2%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 725 16.9:1  
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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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