Walnut Elementary



Walnut Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walnut Elementary Students by Grade
PK 21
K 56
1 41
2 51
3 36
4 51
5 39
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walnut Elementary is a public elementary school located in Emporia, KS in the Emporia School District. It enrolls 295 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walnut Elementary is the 420th largest public school in Kansas and the 42,020th largest nationally. It has 13.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 295
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,020th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 420th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 323rd out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 370th out of 706

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Walnut Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 161
(55%)
1,566
(49%)
 Male 134
(45%)
1,650
(51%)

Walnut Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 192
(65%)
1,519
(47%)
 Hispanic 77
(26%)
1,398
(43%)
 Two or More 17
(6%)
167
(5%)
 Asian 6
(2%)
66
(2%)
 Black 2
(1%)
52
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
12
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Walnut Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 159
(54%)
1,733
(54%)
 Not Eligible 110
(37%)
1,117
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 26
(9%)
366
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Walnut Elementary is ranked 271st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walnut Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.7%. 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.

Walnut Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 281
2006 280
2007 270
2008 297
2009 248
2010 259
2011 320
2012 321
2013 284
2014 308
2015 295

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.1
2006 14.3
2007 13
2008 14.3
2009 12.6
2010 12.8
2011 12.7
2012 14.3
2013 12.2
2014 14.2
2015 13.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59074733096085
2006 0.61785714285714
2007 0.65555555555556
2008 0.67340067340067
2009 0.70967741935484
2010 0.68725868725869
2011 0.69375
2012 0.71339563862928
2013 0.70774647887324
2014 0.67207792207792
2015 0.6271186440678

Compare Walnut Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,390.0% 13.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 62.7%
 

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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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