Wishon Elementary



Wishon Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wishon Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 87
1 93
2 90
3 97
4 100
5 92
6 70
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wishon Elementary is a public elementary school located in Fresno, CA in the Fresno Unf School District. It enrolls 629 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wishon Elementary is the 1,975th largest public school in California and the 11,416th largest nationally. It has 26.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 629
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,416th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,975th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,156th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,269th out of 6,159

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Wishon Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 338
(54%)
24,012
(51%)
 Female 291
(46%)
22,662
(49%)

Wishon Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 479
(76%)
31,258
(67%)
 Asian 60
(10%)
4,953
(11%)
 White 56
(9%)
5,408
(12%)
 Black 28
(4%)
4,132
(9%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
280
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
492
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
151
(0%)

Wishon Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 626
(100%)
41,569
(89%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
3,949
(8%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,156
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Wishon Elementary is ranked 637th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wishon Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 58.5%. 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.

Wishon Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 682
2006 715
2007 671
2008 658
2009 644
2010 630
2011 622
2012 629

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.4
2006 19.3
2007 17.7
2008 18.8
2009 20.1
2010 N/A
2011 27
2012 26.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99560117302053
2006 0.91608391608392
2007 0.87481371087928
2008 0.87386018237082
2009 0.8804347826087
2010 0.88095238095238
2011
2012 0.99523052464229

Compare Wishon Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,620.0% 26.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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Public KG - 06 629 26.2:1  
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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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