Hiawatha Elementary



Hiawatha Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hiawatha Elementary Students by Grade
PK 23
K 86
1 65
2 86
3 69
4 71
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hiawatha Elementary is a public elementary school located in Hiawatha, KS in the Hiawatha School District. It enrolls 400 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hiawatha Elementary is the 229th largest public school in Kansas and the 31,622nd largest nationally. It has 12.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 400
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,622nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 229th out of 745
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 226th out of 692
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 125th out of 692

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Hiawatha Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 222
(56%)
343
(53%)
 Male 178
(45%)
309
(47%)

Hiawatha Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 321
(80%)
527
(81%)
 Hispanic 29
(7%)
43
(7%)
 Two or More 26
(7%)
40
(6%)
 American Indian 16
(4%)
28
(4%)
 Black 7
(2%)
13
(2%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Hiawatha Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 181
(45%)
274
(42%)
 Not Eligible 170
(43%)
294
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 49
(12%)
84
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, Hiawatha Elementary is ranked 193rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hiawatha Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (57.5%) is slightly 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.

Hiawatha Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 344
2006 327
2007 357
2008 346
2009 340
2010 382
2011 372
2012 400

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 11.4
2007 13.8
2008 13.5
2009 11.3
2010 13.1
2011 11.9
2012 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.55232558139535
2006 0.50152905198777
2007 0.48459383753501
2008 0.48265895953757
2009 0.56470588235294
2010 0.53403141361257
2011 0.55913978494624
2012 0.575

Compare Hiawatha Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
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 57.5%
 

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Public PK - 04 400 12.8:1  
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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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