Cactus Wren Elementary School



Cactus Wren Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cactus Wren Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 51
1 87
2 84
3 88
4 86
5 89
6 86
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cactus Wren Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Washington Elementary School District. It enrolls 571 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cactus Wren Elementary School is the 500th largest public school in Arizona and the 15,753rd largest nationally. It has 12.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 571
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Full Time Teachers: 47.78
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,753rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 500th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 45th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 57th out of 932

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Cactus Wren Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 303
(53%)
10,810
(52%)
 Female 268
(47%)
10,079
(48%)

Cactus Wren Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 275
(48%)
11,211
(54%)
 White 153
(27%)
5,832
(28%)
 Black 73
(13%)
1,720
(8%)
 American Indian 36
(6%)
835
(4%)
 Two or More 20
(4%)
692
(3%)
 Asian 14
(2%)
552
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
47
(0%)

Cactus Wren Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 571
(100%)
19,741
(95%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
125
(1%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
1,023
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Cactus Wren Elementary School is ranked 148th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cactus Wren Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.6%. 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.

Cactus Wren Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 500
2006 484
2007 495
2008 484
2009 443
2010 434
2011 442
2012 475
2013 477
2014 529
2015 571

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 14.4
2007 14.4
2008 13.4
2009 14.2
2010 14.3
2011 14.2
2012 15.1
2013 14.2
2014 16
2015 12

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77
2006 0.6404958677686
2007 0.64242424242424
2008 0.72933884297521
2009 0.55756207674944
2010 0.82027649769585
2011 0.78280542986425
2012 0.76
2013 0.77987421383648
2014 N/A
2015 1

Compare Cactus Wren Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,200.0% 12.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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