Mary Welsh Elementary



Mary Welsh Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mary Welsh Elementary Students by Grade
PK 14
K 96
1 86
2 85
3 83
4 78
5 61
6 90
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mary Welsh Elementary is a public elementary school located in Williamsburg, IA in the Williamsburg Community School District. It enrolls 593 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mary Welsh Elementary is the 45th largest public school in Iowa and the 13,788th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 593
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.91
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,788th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 45th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 417th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 40th out of 723

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Mary Welsh Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 315
(53%)
315
(53%)
 Male 278
(47%)
278
(47%)

Mary Welsh Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 529
(89%)
529
(89%)
 Hispanic 56
(9%)
56
(9%)
 Black 5
(1%)
5
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Mary Welsh Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 400
(67%)
400
(67%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 152
(26%)
152
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 41
(7%)
41
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Mary Welsh Elementary is ranked 176th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mary Welsh Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (32.5%) 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.

Mary Welsh Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 400
2006 385
2007 391
2008 384
2009 377
2010 377
2011 384
2012 593

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.3
2006 12.8
2007 13.4
2008 13.7
2009 13.2
2010 13.5
2011 13.8
2012 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.2025
2006 0.2025974025974
2007 0.20204603580563
2008 0.2109375
2009 0.28116710875332
2010 0.29442970822281
2011 0.34895833333333
2012 0.32546374367622

Compare Mary Welsh Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 32.5%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 06 593 14.9:1  
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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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