Wheeler County Elementary School



Wheeler County Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wheeler County Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 58
K 74
1 69
2 83
3 77
4 70
5 76
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wheeler County Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Alamo, GA in the Wheeler County School District. It enrolls 507 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wheeler County Elementary School is the 927th largest public school in Georgia and the 21,215th largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 507
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,215th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 927th out of 1,349
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 324th out of 1,337
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 824th out of 1,337

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Wheeler County Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 260
(51%)
519
(52%)
 Female 247
(49%)
480
(48%)

Wheeler County Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 285
(56%)
569
(57%)
 Black 192
(38%)
373
(37%)
 Hispanic 29
(6%)
55
(6%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Wheeler County Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 504
(99%)
993
(99%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
6
(1%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,336 ranked schools in Georgia, Wheeler County Elementary School is ranked 436th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wheeler County Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.4%) is significantly higher than the state average of 65.3%. 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.

Wheeler County Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 530
2006 514
2007 511
2008 516
2009 544
2010 519
2011 532
2012 531
2013 553
2014 527
2015 507

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 13.5
2007 15
2008 14.7
2009 15.8
2010 14.4
2011 15.6
2012 14.4
2013 14.4
2014 14.6
2015 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73396226415094
2006 0.75875486381323
2007 0.73581213307241
2008 0.77131782945736
2009 0.76470588235294
2010 0.78227360308285
2011 0.76691729323308
2012 0.77777777777778
2013 0.76672694394213
2014 1
2015 0.99408284023669

Compare Wheeler County Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,431.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.3%
 
This School 99.4%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Wheeler County Elementary School
Alamo, GA
Public PK - 05 507 13.8:1  
Wheeler County High School
Alamo, GA
Public 06 - 12 492 14.3:1 1 miles
Telfair County Elementary
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Public PK - 05 862 16.1:1 9 miles
Telfair County Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 393 14:1 11 miles
Montgomery County Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 193 14.3:1 13 miles
Montgomery County Elementary School
Ailey, GA
Public PK - 05 458 11.6:1 13 miles
Treutlen Elementary School
Soperton, GA
Public PK - 05 627 15.8:1 20 miles
Treutlen Middle/High School
Soperton, GA
Public 06 - 12 575 17.6:1 20 miles
Jeff Davis Primary School
Hazlehurst, GA
Public PK - 02 872 18.3:1 22 miles
Southwest Laurens Elementary
Rentz, GA
Public PK - 05 1,091 17:1 22 miles
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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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