Paul B Cooper Elementary



Paul B Cooper Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Paul B Cooper Elementary Students by Grade
PK 19
K 49
1 61
2 62
3 36
4 43
5 50
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Paul B Cooper Elementary is a public elementary school located in Wichita, KS in the Derby School District. It enrolls 320 students in grades 1st through 12th. Paul B Cooper Elementary is the 365th largest public school in Kansas and the 39,432nd largest nationally. It has 10.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 320
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 10:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 39,432nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 365th out of 745
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 65th out of 692
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 106th out of 692

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Paul B Cooper Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 161
(50%)
1,900
(47%)
 Male 159
(50%)
2,101
(53%)

Paul B Cooper Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 153
(48%)
564
(14%)
 White 73
(23%)
2,841
(71%)
 Asian 54
(17%)
160
(4%)
 Two or More 24
(8%)
207
(5%)
 Black 9
(3%)
160
(4%)
 American Indian 7
(2%)
54
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)

Paul B Cooper Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 264
(83%)
1,462
(37%)
 Not Eligible 38
(12%)
2,107
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(6%)
432
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 741 ranked schools in Kansas, Paul B Cooper Elementary is ranked 130th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Paul B Cooper Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.1%) 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.

Paul B Cooper Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 302
2006 304
2007 285
2008 310
2009 317
2010 309
2011 346
2012 320

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.6
2006 9.4
2007 9.3
2008 9.8
2009 10.7
2010 9.8
2011 10.7
2012 10

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.80132450331126
2006 0.89144736842105
2007 0.87368421052632
2008 0.84516129032258
2009 0.92744479495268
2010 0.87378640776699
2011 0.86416184971098
2012 0.88125

Compare Paul B Cooper Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,000.0% 10.0:1
 
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 88.1%
 

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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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