James R Watson Elementary School



James R Watson Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James R Watson Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 1
K 100
1 92
2 95
3 106
4 100
5 100
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James R Watson Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Auburn, IN in the Dekalb County Ctl United School District. It enrolls 594 students in grades 1st through 12th. James R Watson Elementary School is the 218th largest public school in Indiana and the 13,704th largest nationally. It has 20.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 594
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,704th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 218th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 898th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 306th out of 1,125

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James R Watson Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 309
(52%)
1,350
(52%)
 Female 285
(48%)
1,271
(48%)

James R Watson Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 546
(92%)
2,401
(92%)
 Two or More 23
(4%)
110
(4%)
 Hispanic 14
(2%)
67
(3%)
 Asian 10
(2%)
36
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

James R Watson Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 344
(58%)
1,461
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 186
(31%)
879
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 64
(11%)
281
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, James R Watson Elementary School is ranked 459th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James R Watson Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

James R Watson Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 631
2006 670
2007 682
2008 656
2009 653
2010 595
2011 579
2012 594

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 N/A
2007 21.5
2008 20.8
2009 21.8
2010 22
2011 20.7
2012 20.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.27733755942948
2006 0.31641791044776
2007 0.36656891495601
2008 0.36890243902439
2009 0.40275650842266
2010 0.36638655462185
2011 0.41105354058722
2012 0.42087542087542

Compare James R Watson Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
2,050.0% 20.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 42.1%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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James R Watson Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 594 20.5:1  
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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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