Wheeler County Elementary School



Wheeler County Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wheeler County Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 66
K 76
1 72
2 65
3 91
4 78
5 83
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 531 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wheeler County Elementary School is the 821st largest public school in Georgia and the 18,703rd largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 531
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,703rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Georgia: 821st out of 1,344
Student/Teacher Rank in Georgia: 406th out of 1,342
Full Time Teacher Rank in Georgia: 734th out of 1,342

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Wheeler County Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 284
(53%)
511
(51%)
 Female 247
(47%)
492
(49%)

Wheeler County Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 321
(60%)
604
(60%)
 Black 182
(34%)
346
(34%)
 Hispanic 26
(5%)
49
(5%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Wheeler County Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 360
(68%)
693
(69%)
 Not Eligible 118
(22%)
203
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(10%)
107
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,340 ranked schools in Georgia, Wheeler County Elementary School is ranked 547th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wheeler County Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.8%) is higher than the state average of 62.6%. 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

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

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

Compare Wheeler County Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 77.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Wheeler County Elementary School
Alamo, GA
Public PK - 05 531 14.4:1  
Wheeler County High School
Alamo, GA
Public 06 - 12 472 12.6:1 1 miles
Telfair County Elementary
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Public PK - 05 914 16.2:1 9 miles
Telfair County Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 412 15.8:1 11 miles
Montgomery County Middle School
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Public 06 - 07 143 15.4:1 13 miles
New Montgomery County Elementary School
Ailey, GA
Public PK - 05 495 14.8:1 13 miles
Treutlen Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 624 15.9:1 20 miles
Treutlen Middle/High School
Soperton, GA
Public 06 - 12 591 18.3:1 20 miles
Jeff Davis Middle School
Hazlehurst, GA
Public 06 - 08 721 17.6:1 22 miles
Southwest Laurens Elementary
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Public PK - 05 1,088 16.3:1 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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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