Ware Elementary



Ware Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ware Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 112
1 83
2 96
3 82
4 62
5 68
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ware Elementary is a public elementary school located in Fort Riley, KS in the Geary County School District. It enrolls 503 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ware Elementary is the 96th largest public school in Kansas and the 21,235th largest nationally. It has 11.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 503
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 42.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,235th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 96th out of 745
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 143rd out of 692
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 17th out of 692

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Ware Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 256
(51%)
3,245
(52%)
 Female 247
(49%)
2,973
(48%)

Ware Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 297
(59%)
3,138
(50%)
 Hispanic 100
(20%)
1,192
(19%)
 Black 68
(14%)
1,140
(18%)
 Two or More 25
(5%)
505
(8%)
 Pacific Islander 9
(2%)
85
(1%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
123
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
35
(1%)

Ware Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 296
(59%)
2,701
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 142
(28%)
1,357
(22%)
 Not Eligible 65
(13%)
2,160
(35%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, Ware Elementary is ranked 36th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ware Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

Ware Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 507
2006 545
2007 629
2008 605
2009 693
2010 740
2011 753
2012 503

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.5
2006 11.1
2007 14.3
2008 13.8
2009 15.8
2010 15.6
2011 11.2
2012 11.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88560157790927
2006 0.78348623853211
2007 0.72178060413355
2008 0.75371900826446
2009 0.75613275613276
2010 0.85810810810811
2011 0.83001328021248
2012 0.87077534791252

Compare Ware Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,180.0% 11.8:1
 
1,367.1% 13.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 87.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ware Elementary
Fort Riley, KS
Public KG - 05 503 11.8:1  
Custer Hill Elementary
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Public KG - 05 211 12.4:1 1 miles
Ltg Richard J. Seitz Elementary
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Public KG - 05 685 15.8:1 2 miles
Morris Hill Elementary
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Public PK - 05 271 12:1 2 miles
Jefferson Elementary
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Public PK - 05 302 13.1:1 2 miles
Fort Riley Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 643 10.9:1 2 miles
Fort Riley Elementary
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Public KG - 05 359 14.4:1 3 miles
Grandview Elementary
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Public KG - 05 135 15.9:1 4 miles
Washington Elementary
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Public KG - 05 283 10.1:1 4 miles
Westwood Elementary
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Public KG - 05 334 11.5:1 4 miles
St Xavier Catholic School
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Private KG - 12 189 13:1 5 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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