James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School



James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 30
1 34
2 29
3 31
4 25
5 28
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Vincennes, IN in the Vincennes Community School Corporation. It enrolls 177 students in grades 1st through 12th. James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School is the 1,080th largest public school in Indiana and the 49,292nd largest nationally. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 177
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49,292nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 1,080th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 38th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 975th out of 1,125

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James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 93
(53%)
891
(47%)
 Male 84
(47%)
998
(53%)

James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 150
(85%)
1,672
(89%)
 Two or More 17
(10%)
99
(5%)
 Hispanic 6
(3%)
61
(3%)
 Black 2
(1%)
36
(2%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
16
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 127
(72%)
1,109
(59%)
 Not Eligible 39
(22%)
641
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(6%)
139
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School is ranked 829th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.0%) 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.

James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 159
2006 137
2007 152
2008 154
2009 170
2010 184
2011 177
2012 177

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 N/A
2007 12.8
2008 12.8
2009 14.3
2010 16
2011 N/A
2012 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68553459119497
2006 0.74452554744526
2007 0.75
2008 0.74025974025974
2009 0.81764705882353
2010 0.79891304347826
2011 0.7909604519774
2012 0.77966101694915

Compare James Whitcomb Riley Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
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 78.0%
 

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Public KG - 05 177 11.8:1  
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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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