Washington Center Elementary School



Washington Center Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Washington Center Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 9
K 100
1 91
2 103
3 73
4 83
5 79
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Washington Center Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fort Wayne, IN in the Fort Wayne Community School District. It enrolls 538 students in grades 1st through 12th. Washington Center Elementary School is the 300th largest public school in Indiana and the 18,064th largest nationally. It has 18.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 538
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.51
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,064th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 300th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 620th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 300th out of 1,125

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Washington Center Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 277
(51%)
11,072
(51%)
 Female 261
(49%)
10,624
(49%)

Washington Center Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 354
(66%)
10,064
(46%)
 Black 70
(13%)
5,151
(24%)
 Two or More 57
(11%)
1,982
(9%)
 Hispanic 36
(7%)
3,401
(16%)
 Asian 19
(4%)
956
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
38
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
104
(0%)

Washington Center Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 318
(59%)
13,935
(64%)
 Not Eligible 166
(31%)
5,886
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(10%)
1,875
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Washington Center Elementary School is ranked 191st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Washington Center Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.1%) is higher than the state average of 52.4%. 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.

Washington Center Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 540
2006 535
2007 498
2008 499
2009 488
2010 545
2011 567
2012 538

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 N/A
2007 16.8
2008 17.5
2009 16.7
2010 18
2011 16.9
2012 18.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39074074074074
2006 0.43177570093458
2007 0.54618473895582
2008 0.56913827655311
2009 0.59016393442623
2010 0.60550458715596
2011 0.61375661375661
2012 0.69144981412639

Compare Washington Center Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
1,820.0% 18.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 69.1%
 

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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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