Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School



Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 78
1 86
2 71
3 64
4 75
5 63
6 69
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Gary, IN in the Gary Community School Corporation. It enrolls 506 students in grades 1st through 12th. Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School is the 374th largest public school in Indiana and the 20,966th largest nationally. It has 18.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 506
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,966th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 374th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 693rd out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 391st out of 1,125

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Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 271
(54%)
3,147
(50%)
 Female 235
(46%)
3,168
(50%)

Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 426
(84%)
5,800
(92%)
 Two or More 72
(14%)
341
(5%)
 Hispanic 5
(1%)
120
(2%)
 White 3
(1%)
42
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 416
(82%)
4,932
(78%)
 Not Eligible 70
(14%)
1,240
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(4%)
143
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School is ranked 117th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.2%) is significantly 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.

Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 591
2006 560
2007 575
2008 568
2009 501
2010 523
2011 547
2012 506

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.6
2006 N/A
2007 22.1
2008 20.3
2009 17.9
2010 18.4
2011 20.3
2012 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73096446700508
2006 0.78035714285714
2007 0.75478260869565
2008 0.82922535211268
2009 0.79840319361277
2010 0.90248565965583
2011 0.87020109689214
2012 0.86166007905138

Compare Daniel Hale Williams Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 86.2%
 

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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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