Wheeling Elementary School



Wheeling Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wheeling Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 31
K 99
1 97
2 93
3 92
4 87
5 86
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wheeling Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Aurora, CO in the Aurora Joint District No. 28 of the Counties of Adams and a School District. It enrolls 585 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wheeling Elementary School is the 207th largest public school in Colorado and the 14,697th largest nationally. It has 17.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 585
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.64
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,697th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 207th out of 1,099
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 710th out of 1,097
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 226th out of 1,097

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Wheeling Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 330
(56%)
16,550
(52%)
 Female 255
(44%)
15,491
(48%)

Wheeling Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 321
(55%)
17,019
(53%)
 Black 126
(22%)
5,802
(18%)
 White 70
(12%)
5,869
(18%)
 Two or More 35
(6%)
1,513
(5%)
 Asian 25
(4%)
1,468
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
173
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
197
(1%)

Wheeling Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 374
(64%)
19,129
(60%)
 Not Eligible 151
(26%)
10,288
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 60
(10%)
2,624
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,092 ranked schools in Colorado, Wheeling Elementary School is ranked 92nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wheeling Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.5%. 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.

Wheeling Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 461
2006 450
2007 440
2008 614
2009 616
2010 613
2011 582
2012 571
2013 618
2014 574
2015 585

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.1
2006 17.9
2007 18.3
2008 19.2
2009 18.7
2010 17.3
2011 17.5
2012 19.1
2013 18.3
2014 18
2015 17.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.6117136659436
2006 0.71555555555556
2007 0.75
2008 0.78990228013029
2009 0.81655844155844
2010 0.8189233278956
2011 0.81099656357388
2012 0.85639229422067
2013 0.79611650485437
2014 0.78397212543554
2015 0.74188034188034

Compare Wheeling Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.8% 16.1:1
 
1,790.0% 17.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 74.2%
 

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