Wanless Elementary School



Wanless Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wanless Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 53
1 54
2 62
3 59
4 42
5 68
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wanless Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Springfield, IL in the Springfield School District 186. It enrolls 338 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wanless Elementary School is the 1,571st largest public school in Illinois and the 37,787th largest nationally. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 338
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.41
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,787th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Illinois: 1,571st out of 2,576
Student/Teacher Rank in Illinois: 932nd out of 2,345
Full Time Teacher Rank in Illinois: 1,341st out of 2,345

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Wanless Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 172
(51%)
5,738
(52%)
 Female 166
(49%)
5,358
(48%)

Wanless Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 172
(51%)
5,222
(47%)
 Black 124
(37%)
4,255
(38%)
 Two or More 34
(10%)
1,062
(10%)
 Hispanic 6
(2%)
304
(3%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
222
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
23
(0%)

Wanless Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 277
(82%)
7,069
(64%)
 Not Eligible 61
(18%)
3,976
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
51
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,547 ranked schools in Illinois, Wanless Elementary School is ranked 766th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wanless Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.0%) is higher than the state average of 54.0%. 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.

Wanless Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 279
2006 277
2007 291
2008 275
2009 287
2010 301
2011 312
2012 338

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.1
2006 13.2
2007 17.1
2008 13.8
2009 14.7
2010 18.7
2011 18.8
2012 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7921146953405
2006 0.95306859205776
2007 0.88659793814433
2008 1.0218181818182
2009 0.86411149825784
2010 0.92691029900332
2011 0.81410256410256
2012 0.81952662721893

Compare Wanless Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,306.6% 13.1:1
 
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 54.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 82.0%
 

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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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