Western Primary School



Western Primary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Western Primary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 168
1 195
2 181
3 1
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Western Primary School is a public elementary school located in Russiaville, IN in the Western School Corporation. It enrolls 545 students in grades 1st through 12th. Western Primary School is the 287th largest public school in Indiana and the 17,486th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 545
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.78
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,486th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 287th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 325th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 158th out of 1,125

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $25.99

Find Former WPS Alumni

Western Primary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 280
(51%)
928
(51%)
 Female 265
(49%)
894
(49%)

Western Primary School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 472
(87%)
1,612
(88%)
 Two or More 27
(5%)
71
(4%)
 Black 20
(4%)
61
(3%)
 Hispanic 17
(3%)
44
(2%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
27
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Western Primary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 341
(63%)
1,231
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 169
(31%)
478
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(6%)
113
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Western Primary School is ranked 598th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Western Primary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.4%) is 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.

Western Primary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 574
2006 575
2007 576
2008 522
2009 506
2010 551
2011 599
2012 545

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 N/A
2007 19.1
2008 15.5
2009 15
2010 17.3
2011 18.2
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20731707317073
2006 0.23652173913043
2007 0.26736111111111
2008 0.2816091954023
2009 0.33399209486166
2010 0.33212341197822
2011 0.36894824707846
2012 0.3743119266055

Compare Western Primary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,669.7% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.4%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Western Primary School
Russiaville, IN
Public KG - 03 545 16.1:1  
Western Intermediate School
Russiaville, IN
Public 03 - 06 607 18.2:1 1 miles
Western Middle School
Russiaville, IN
Public 06 - 08 670 18.6:1 1 miles
Kokomo Christian School
Kokomo, IN
Private PK - 06 59 8:1 5 miles
Boulevard Elementary School
Kokomo, IN
Public KG - 05 297 16.5:1 5 miles
Wallace Elementary School
Kokomo, IN
Public KG - 05 176 14.7:1 6 miles
Maple Crest Middle School
Kokomo, IN
Public 06 - 08 656 16.4:1 6 miles
Redeemer Lutheran School
Kokomo, IN
Private PK - 08 114 9:1 7 miles
Acacia Academy
Kokomo, IN
Private KG - 08 61 8:1 7 miles
Taylor Primary School
Kokomo, IN
Public PK - 03 391 18.1:1 7 miles
Lafayette Park Elementary School
Kokomo, IN
Public KG - 05 599 16.2:1 7 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2017. ElementarySchools.org.