West Elementary



West Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 99
4 118
5 96
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Elementary is a public elementary school located in Wamego, KS in the Wamego School District. It enrolls 313 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Elementary is the 378th largest public school in Kansas and the 40,099th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 313
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,099th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 378th out of 745
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 313th out of 692
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 326th out of 692

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West Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 164
(52%)
564
(52%)
 Female 149
(48%)
513
(48%)

West Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 285
(91%)
965
(90%)
 Hispanic 15
(5%)
58
(5%)
 Two or More 6
(2%)
31
(3%)
 Black 4
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
9
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

West Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 190
(61%)
706
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 89
(28%)
276
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 34
(11%)
95
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, West Elementary is ranked 419th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.3%) is lower than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

West Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 271
2006 277
2007 279
2008 288
2009 312
2010 308
2011 305
2012 313

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.9
2006 11.3
2007 12
2008 13.2
2009 15
2010 13.5
2011 6.5
2012 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.26568265682657
2006 0.29602888086643
2007 0.28673835125448
2008 0.30208333333333
2009 0.30128205128205
2010 0.36038961038961
2011 0.34426229508197
2012 0.39297124600639

Compare West Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,367.1% 13.7:1
 
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.3%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
West Elementary
Wamego, KS
Public 03 - 05 313 13.7:1  
Central Elementary
Wamego, KS
Public PK - 02 445 14.6:1 1 miles
Wamego Middle School
Wamego, KS
Public 06 - 08 319 11.4:1 1 miles
St George Elementary
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Public PK - 06 358 12.7:1 6 miles
Flint Hills Christian School
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Private PK - 12 138 9:1 11 miles
Northview Elementary
Manhattan, KS
Public PK - 06 593 16.4:1 13 miles
Mill Creek Valley Middle School
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Public 05 - 06 70 11.5:1 13 miles
Alma Grade School
Alma, KS
Public PK - 04 107 11.6:1 13 miles
Manhattan Catholic School
Manhattan, KS
Private KG - 08 242 14:1 14 miles
Bluemont Elementary School
Manhattan, KS
Public PK - 06 239 12.3:1 14 miles
Woodrow Wilson Elementary
Manhattan, KS
Public PK - 06 259 13.5:1 14 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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