West Park Place Elementary School



West Park Place Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Park Place Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 66
1 73
2 71
3 52
4 60
5 54
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Park Place Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Newark, DE in the Christina School District. It enrolls 376 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Park Place Elementary School is the 95th largest public school in Delaware and the 34,499th largest nationally. It has 16.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 376
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 34,499th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Delaware: 95th out of 126
Student/Teacher Rank in Delaware: 79th out of 126
Full Time Teacher Rank in Delaware: 108th out of 126

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West Park Place Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 201
(53%)
5,926
(48%)
 Male 175
(47%)
6,500
(52%)

West Park Place Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 177
(47%)
3,731
(30%)
 Black 74
(20%)
4,773
(38%)
 Asian 62
(16%)
617
(5%)
 Hispanic 40
(11%)
2,733
(22%)
 Two or More 23
(6%)
535
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
15
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
22
(0%)

West Park Place Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 249
(66%)
6,701
(54%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 127
(34%)
5,725
(46%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 125 ranked schools in Delaware, West Park Place Elementary School is ranked 96th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Park Place Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.8%) is slightly lower than the state average of 41.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

West Park Place Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 409
2006 405
2007 314
2008 360
2009 370
2010 401
2011 363
2012 373
2013 369
2014 368
2015 376

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 16.5
2007 17
2008 13.5
2009 16.1
2010 14.9
2011 13.4
2012 13.3
2013 14.2
2014 14.7
2015 16.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.27383863080685
2006 0.2320987654321
2007 0.29936305732484
2008 0.36666666666667
2009 0.4027027027027
2010 0.44139650872818
2011 0.41322314049587
2012 0.46916890080429
2013 0.31165311653117
2014 0.3125
2015 0.33776595744681

Compare West Park Place Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,401.8% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,630.0% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.8%
 
State Average 41.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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