Walter J Meyer School



Walter J Meyer School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walter J Meyer School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 8
1 14
2 14
3 12
4 8
5 12
6 7
7 11
8 8
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walter J Meyer School is a public elementary school located in Tombstone, AZ in the Tombstone Unified School District. It enrolls 94 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walter J Meyer School is the 1,167th largest public school in Arizona and the 53,349th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 94
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 6.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 53,349th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 1,167th out of 1,244
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 138th out of 932
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 898th out of 932

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Walter J Meyer School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 48
(51%)
283
(53%)
 Female 46
(49%)
251
(47%)

Walter J Meyer School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 53
(56%)
282
(53%)
 Hispanic 38
(40%)
177
(33%)
 Two or More 2
(2%)
28
(5%)
 Black 1
(1%)
42
(8%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(1%)

Walter J Meyer School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 56
(60%)
322
(60%)
 Not Eligible 29
(31%)
183
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(10%)
29
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, Walter J Meyer School is ranked 842nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walter J Meyer School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.1%) is slightly 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.

Walter J Meyer School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 192
2006 184
2007 111
2008 90
2009 85
2010 52
2011 46
2012 70
2013 79
2014 94
2015 94

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 16.7
2007 9.7
2008 9.7
2009 10.6
2010 11.6
2011 10.2
2012 10.8
2013 13.2
2014 15.7
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.72916666666667
2006 0.60869565217391
2007 0.59459459459459
2008 0.54444444444444
2009 0.67058823529412
2010 0.76923076923077
2011 0.6304347826087
2012 0.62857142857143
2013 0.73417721518987
2014 0.77659574468085
2015 0.69148936170213

Compare Walter J Meyer School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
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 69.1%
 

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

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