Wheatridge Middle School



Wheatridge Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wheatridge Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 199
6 204
7 218
8 216
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wheatridge Middle School is a public elementary school located in Gardner, KS in the Gardner Edgerton School District. It enrolls 837 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 837
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 52

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Wheatridge Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 445
(53%)
2,141
(53%)
 Female 392
(47%)
1,876
(47%)

Wheatridge Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 655
(78%)
3,266
(81%)
 Hispanic 88
(11%)
383
(10%)
 Two or More 38
(5%)
172
(4%)
 Black 33
(4%)
108
(3%)
 Asian 15
(2%)
67
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
17
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
4
(0%)

Wheatridge Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 456
(54%)
2,626
(65%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 269
(32%)
977
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 112
(13%)
414
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Wheatridge Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.5%) is slightly lower than the state average of 52.9%. 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.

Wheatridge Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 674
2008 707
2009 753
2010 816
2011 809
2012 837

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 16.2
2008 14.9
2009 14.7
2010 15.3
2011 13.6
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.30415430267062
2008 0.36067892503536
2009 0.40637450199203
2010 0.44852941176471
2011 0.4672435105068
2012 0.45519713261649

Compare Wheatridge Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,367.1% 13.7:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.5%
 
State Average 52.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public 05 - 08 837 16.1:1  
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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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