Weisser Park Elementary School



Weisser Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Weisser Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 122
2 116
3 110
4 101
5 107
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Weisser Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Fort Wayne, IN in the Fort Wayne Community School District. It enrolls 556 students in grades 1st through 12th. Weisser Park Elementary School is the 267th largest public school in Indiana and the 16,578th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 556
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,578th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 267th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 144th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 74th out of 1,125

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Weisser Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 289
(52%)
10,624
(49%)
 Male 267
(48%)
11,072
(51%)

Weisser Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 251
(45%)
10,064
(46%)
 Black 150
(27%)
5,151
(24%)
 Hispanic 97
(17%)
3,401
(16%)
 Two or More 41
(7%)
1,982
(9%)
 Asian 14
(3%)
956
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
104
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
38
(0%)

Weisser Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 304
(55%)
13,935
(64%)
 Not Eligible 202
(36%)
5,886
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(9%)
1,875
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Weisser Park Elementary School is ranked 216th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Weisser Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.7%) is slightly 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.

Weisser Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 586
2006 540
2007 525
2008 516
2009 511
2010 552
2011 542
2012 556

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 N/A
2007 14.7
2008 14.5
2009 14.7
2010 15.4
2011 13.9
2012 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5358361774744
2006 0.57962962962963
2007 0.59047619047619
2008 0.6453488372093
2009 0.67514677103718
2010 0.64855072463768
2011 0.63284132841328
2012 0.63669064748201

Compare Weisser Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 63.7%
 

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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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