Margaretta Carey Elementary School



Margaretta Carey Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Margaretta Carey Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 64
1 43
2 44
3 45
4 45
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Margaretta Carey Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Waverly, IA in the Waverly-Shell Rock Community School District. It enrolls 241 students in grades 1st through 12th. Margaretta Carey Elementary School is the 497th largest public school in Iowa and the 45,758th largest nationally. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 241
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,758th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 497th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 259th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 478th out of 723

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Margaretta Carey Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 149
(62%)
729
(52%)
 Female 92
(38%)
675
(48%)

Margaretta Carey Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 225
(93%)
1,302
(93%)
 Two or More 7
(3%)
38
(3%)
 Black 6
(2%)
15
(1%)
 Hispanic 2
(1%)
33
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
12
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Margaretta Carey Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 190
(79%)
1,067
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 42
(17%)
265
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(4%)
72
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Margaretta Carey Elementary School is ranked 620th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Margaretta Carey 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.

Margaretta Carey Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 215
2006 194
2007 199
2008 206
2009 211
2010 217
2011 217
2012 241

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 15.2
2007 15.5
2008 15.4
2009 16
2010 15.1
2011 15.1
2012 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10232558139535
2006 0.2680412371134
2007 0.24120603015075
2008 0.18446601941748
2009 0.22748815165877
2010 0.21198156682028
2011 0.2073732718894
2012 0.21161825726141

Compare Margaretta Carey Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.2%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Margaretta Carey Elementary School
Waverly, IA
Public KG - 04 241 13.6:1  
West Cedar Elementary School
Waverly, IA
Public KG - 04 222 18.5:1 1 miles
Southeast Elementary School
Waverly, IA
Public PK - 04 140 15.7:1 1 miles
St Paul'S Lutheran School
Waverly, IA
Private PK - 06 220 13:1 2 miles
Waverly-Shell Rock Middle School
Waverly, IA
Public 05 - 08 620 17.3:1 2 miles
Shell Rock Elementary School
Shell Rock, IA
Public PK - 04 181 10.6:1 6 miles
Janesville Junior-Senior High School
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Public 06 - 12 202 18.4:1 6 miles
Janesville Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 201 15:1 6 miles
Denver Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 167 17.2:1 9 miles
Nashua-Plainfield Middle School
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Public 05 - 08 171 14.6:1 9 miles
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Public KG - 05 355 14.7:1 9 miles
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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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