Washington Irving Elementary School



Washington Irving Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Washington Irving Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 62
K 93
1 99
2 96
3 86
4 95
5 88
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Washington Irving Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hammond, IN in the School City of Hammond School District. It enrolls 619 students in grades 1st through 12th. Washington Irving Elementary School is the 179th largest public school in Indiana and the 12,033rd largest nationally. It has 21.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 619
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,033rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 179th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 966th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 306th out of 1,125

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Washington Irving Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 333
(54%)
6,019
(51%)
 Female 286
(46%)
5,685
(49%)

Washington Irving Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 476
(77%)
5,791
(49%)
 Black 78
(13%)
3,293
(28%)
 White 47
(8%)
2,149
(18%)
 Two or More 14
(2%)
418
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
24
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
26
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Washington Irving Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 554
(89%)
8,928
(76%)
 Not Eligible 44
(7%)
2,036
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(3%)
740
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Washington Irving Elementary School is ranked 34th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Washington Irving Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.9%) 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.

Washington Irving Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 620
2006 614
2007 554
2008 620
2009 520
2010 602
2011 546
2012 619

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 N/A
2007 14.8
2008 17.6
2009 14.1
2010 20.5
2011 19.5
2012 21.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85645161290323
2006 0.88273615635179
2007 0.985559566787
2008 1.0016129032258
2009 0.99615384615385
2010 0.87043189368771
2011 0.94139194139194
2012 0.92891760904685

Compare Washington Irving Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
2,130.0% 21.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 92.9%
 

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Washington Irving Elementary School
Hammond, IN
Public PK - 05 619 21.3:1  
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Public PK - 04 505 17.4:1 2 miles
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Private PK - KG 105 5:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 08 197 11:1 2 miles
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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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