Wauchula Elementary School



Wauchula Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wauchula Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 36
K 115
1 125
2 113
3 110
4 111
5 111
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wauchula Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Wauchula, FL in the Hardee School District. It enrolls 721 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wauchula Elementary School is the 772nd largest public school in Florida and the 7,090th largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 721
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 51
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,090th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 772nd out of 2,354
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 958th out of 2,252
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 722nd out of 2,252

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Wauchula Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 395
(55%)
1,991
(52%)
 Female 326
(45%)
1,851
(48%)

Wauchula Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 394
(55%)
2,458
(64%)
 White 247
(34%)
1,069
(28%)
 Black 61
(8%)
198
(5%)
 Two or More 17
(2%)
74
(2%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
32
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Wauchula Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 418
(58%)
2,646
(69%)
 Not Eligible 303
(42%)
1,196
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,316 ranked schools in Florida, Wauchula Elementary School is ranked 975th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wauchula Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.0%) is slightly lower than the state average of 61.4%. 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.

Wauchula Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 633
2006 583
2007 667
2008 713
2009 672
2010 712
2011 721
2012 725
2013 718
2014 711
2015 721

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 13.6
2007 14.2
2008 12.3
2009 12.7
2010 12.9
2011 12.9
2012 12.3
2013 13.8
2014 13.4
2015 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58135860979463
2006 0.6295025728988
2007 0.62368815592204
2008 0.61430575035063
2009 0.69345238095238
2010 0.70084269662921
2011 0.73925104022191
2012 0.75034482758621
2013 0.71587743732591
2014 0.72995780590717
2015 0.57975034674064

Compare Wauchula Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,397.3% 14.0:1
 
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 58.0%
 
State Average 61.4%
 

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