Wheatfield Elementary School



Wheatfield Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wheatfield Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 89
1 100
2 109
3 96
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wheatfield Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Wheatfield, IN in the Kankakee Valley School Corporation. It enrolls 394 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wheatfield Elementary School is the 674th largest public school in Indiana and the 32,199th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 394
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,199th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Indiana: 674th out of 1,134
Student/Teacher Rank in Indiana: 325th out of 1,125
Full Time Teacher Rank in Indiana: 546th out of 1,125

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Wheatfield Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 205
(52%)
1,225
(50%)
 Female 189
(48%)
1,209
(50%)

Wheatfield Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 363
(92%)
2,158
(89%)
 Hispanic 23
(6%)
200
(8%)
 Two or More 6
(2%)
49
(2%)
 Black 1
(0%)
10
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
8
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Wheatfield Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 246
(62%)
1,473
(61%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 129
(33%)
774
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 19
(5%)
187
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,131 ranked schools in Indiana, Wheatfield Elementary School is ranked 790th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wheatfield Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.6%) 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.

Wheatfield Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 440
2006 427
2007 439
2008 443
2009 404
2010 422
2011 438
2012 394

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.1
2006 N/A
2007 20.2
2008 18.1
2009 16.5
2010 23.5
2011 18.2
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.28863636363636
2006 0.30210772833724
2007 0.30068337129841
2008 0.34085778781038
2009 0.40594059405941
2010 0.34123222748815
2011 0.35616438356164
2012 0.3756345177665

Compare Wheatfield Elementary 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 37.6%
 
State Average 52.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Wheatfield Elementary School
Wheatfield, IN
Public KG - 03 394 16.1:1  
Kankakee Valley Middle School
Wheatfield, IN
Public 06 - 08 872 21.3:1 4 miles
Kankakee Valley Intermediate Schl
Wheatfield, IN
Public 04 - 05 530 19.6:1 6 miles
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Private PK - 08 236 14:1 8 miles
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Kouts Elementary School
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Midwest Academy
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Private 01 - 12 64 11:1 9 miles
Kouts Middle/High School
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Public 06 - 12 466 15.2:1 9 miles
Hebron Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 265 14.7:1 12 miles
Hebron Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 550 19.6:1 12 miles
Boone Grove Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 365 18.2:1 13 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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