West Canyon Elementary School



West Canyon Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Canyon Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 17
K 97
1 104
2 104
3 91
4 120
5 113
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Canyon Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Caldwell, ID in the Vallivue School District. It enrolls 646 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Canyon Elementary School is the 32nd largest public school in Idaho and the 10,368th largest nationally. It has 24.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 646
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,368th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Idaho: 32nd out of 399
Student/Teacher Rank in Idaho: 373rd out of 391
Full Time Teacher Rank in Idaho: 81st out of 391

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West Canyon Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 324
(50%)
2,928
(51%)
 Female 322
(50%)
2,776
(49%)

West Canyon Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 434
(67%)
3,617
(63%)
 Hispanic 197
(30%)
1,847
(32%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
82
(1%)
 Black 5
(1%)
50
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
72
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
33
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

West Canyon Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 348
(54%)
3,202
(56%)
 Not Eligible 218
(34%)
1,918
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 80
(12%)
584
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 384 ranked schools in Idaho, West Canyon Elementary School is ranked 21st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Canyon Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.3%) is higher than the state average of 51.4%. 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 Canyon Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 473
2006 651
2007 692
2008 640
2009 649
2010 624
2011 604
2012 646

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.9
2006 23.3
2007 19.8
2008 20.1
2009 20.2
2010 20.5
2011 21.2
2012 24.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49682875264271
2006 0.43932411674347
2007 0.46965317919075
2008 0.496875
2009 0.79815100154083
2010 0.67467948717949
2011 0.6953642384106
2012 0.6625386996904

Compare West Canyon Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,876.4% 18.8:1
 
2,480.0% 24.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 66.3%
 

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West Canyon Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 646 24.8:1  
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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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