West Union Elementary School



West Union Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Union Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 32
K 77
1 0
2 0
3 50
4 52
5 59
6 55
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Union Elementary School is a public elementary school located in West Union, IA in the North Fayette Community School District. It enrolls 325 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Union Elementary School is the 349th largest public school in Iowa and the 38,985th largest nationally. It has 15.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 325
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.44
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,985th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 349th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 466th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 378th out of 723

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Find Former WUES Alumni

West Union Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 163
(50%)
221
(50%)
 Female 162
(50%)
224
(50%)

West Union Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 301
(93%)
409
(92%)
 Hispanic 11
(3%)
14
(3%)
 Two or More 9
(3%)
15
(3%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Union Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 162
(50%)
229
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 116
(36%)
156
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 47
(14%)
60
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, West Union Elementary School is ranked 222nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Union Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.2%) 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.

West Union Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 188
2006 191
2007 196
2008 196
2009 204
2010 349
2011 329
2012 325

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.9
2006 12.6
2007 13.1
2008 13.8
2009 13.1
2010 15.2
2011 15.5
2012 15.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.40957446808511
2006 0.34031413612565
2007 0.35204081632653
2008 0.33673469387755
2009 0.39705882352941
2010 0.35816618911175
2011 0.37993920972644
2012 0.50153846153846

Compare West Union Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,520.0% 15.2:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
This School 50.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Union Elementary School
West Union, IA
Public 03 - 06 325 15.2:1  
Hawkeye Elementary School
Hawkeye, IA
Public 01 - 02 120 16.5:1 8 miles
Valley Elementary
Elgin, IA
Public PK - 05 195 12.6:1 8 miles
Valley High School
Elgin, IA
Public 06 - 12 248 15.8:1 8 miles
De Sales School
Ossian, IA
Private PK - 08 122 9:1 13 miles
South Winneshiek Middle School
Ossian, IA
Public 06 - 08 93 10.2:1 13 miles
South Winneshiek Elementary School
Ossian, IA
Public PK - 05 233 10.8:1 13 miles
Cora B Darling Elementary/Middle School
Postville, IA
Public PK - 08 426 13.8:1 15 miles
Bais Chaya Mushka-Oholei Menachem Torah Ed Prog
Postville, IA
Private PK - 09 129 7:1 15 miles
Maynard Elementary School
Maynard, IA
Public KG - 08 162 16.4:1 15 miles
Cfs Catholic School
Calmar, IA
Private KG - 08 97 9:1 16 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2017. ElementarySchools.org.