Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School



Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 29
K 129
1 94
2 145
3 134
4 124
5 116
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Wahiawa, HI in the Hawaii Department of Education School District. It enrolls 771 students in grades 1st through 12th. Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School is the 29th largest public school in Hawaii and the 5,270th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 771
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 50
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,270th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Hawaii: 29th out of 209
Student/Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 84th out of 209
Full Time Teacher Rank in Hawaii: 21st out of 209

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Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 403
(52%)
64,432
(52%)
 Female 368
(48%)
58,951
(48%)

Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 303
(39%)
16,777
(14%)
 Hispanic 169
(22%)
17,464
(14%)
 Black 117
(15%)
2,229
(2%)
 Two or More 106
(14%)
17,538
(14%)
 Pacific Islander 35
(5%)
35,934
(29%)
 Asian 32
(4%)
33,126
(27%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
315
(0%)

Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 414
(54%)
59,743
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 234
(30%)
51,609
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 123
(16%)
12,031
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 208 ranked schools in Hawaii, Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School is ranked 48th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.3%) is slightly lower than the state average of 51.6%. 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.

Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 668
2006 681
2007 647
2008 451
2009 451
2010 569
2011 686
2012 686
2013 640
2014 791
2015 771

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 14.2
2007 14.4
2008 12.5
2009 12.2
2010 15
2011 13.7
2012 14.4
2013 14.1
2014 16
2015 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42964071856287
2006 0.49192364170338
2007 0.4080370942813
2008 0.46119733924612
2009 0.39246119733925
2010 0.42355008787346
2011 0.43877551020408
2012 0.43586005830904
2013 0.4359375
2014 0.46776232616941
2015 0.46303501945525

Compare Major Sheldon Wheeler Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,459.1% 14.6:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 46.3%
 
State Average 51.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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