Wilson Elementary



Wilson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wilson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 88
1 55
2 67
3 64
4 73
5 59
6 71
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wilson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Costa Mesa, CA in the Newport-Mesa Unified School District. It enrolls 477 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wilson Elementary is the 3,583rd largest public school in California and the 24,155th largest nationally. It has 20.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 477
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 24,155th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,583rd out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 922nd out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,510th out of 6,257

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Wilson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 256
(54%)
5,495
(48%)
 Male 221
(46%)
5,880
(52%)

Wilson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 466
(98%)
5,297
(47%)
 White 4
(1%)
4,776
(42%)
 Black 2
(0%)
103
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
608
(5%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
11
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
530
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
50
(0%)

Wilson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 388
(81%)
4,571
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(12%)
797
(7%)
 Not Eligible 33
(7%)
6,007
(53%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Wilson Elementary is ranked 1,750th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wilson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.1%) is significantly higher than the state average of 60.7%. 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.

Wilson Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 604
2006 533
2007 516
2008 610
2009 599
2010 541
2011 552
2012 554
2013 545
2014 526
2015 477

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 19
2007 16.6
2008 21.6
2009 22.2
2010 N/A
2011 23
2012 19.7
2013 24.8
2014 22.9
2015 20.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.93046357615894
2006 0.90806754221388
2007 0.90891472868217
2008 0.91475409836066
2009 0.92153589315526
2010 0.91127541589649
2011 0.9945652173913
2012 0.99458483754513
2013 0.71926605504587
2014 0.83650190114068
2015 0.93081761006289

Compare Wilson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,070.0% 20.7:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 93.1%
 

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Public KG - 06 477 20.7:1  
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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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