Jefferson West Elementary School



Jefferson West Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Jefferson West Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 14
K 38
1 58
2 66
3 69
4 66
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Jefferson West Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Meriden, KS in the Jefferson West School District. It enrolls 311 students in grades 1st through 12th. Jefferson West Elementary School is the 382nd largest public school in Kansas and the 40,616th largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 311
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 20
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,616th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 382nd out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 510th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 400th out of 706

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Jefferson West Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 162
(52%)
305
(53%)
 Female 149
(48%)
269
(47%)

Jefferson West Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 290
(93%)
529
(92%)
 Hispanic 9
(3%)
16
(3%)
 American Indian 5
(2%)
10
(2%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
11
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3
(1%)

Jefferson West Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 210
(68%)
392
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 77
(25%)
131
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(8%)
51
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Jefferson West Elementary School is ranked 493rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Jefferson West Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (32.5%) is lower than the state average of 51.7%. 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.

Jefferson West Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 298
2011 314
2012 316
2013 319
2014 310
2015 311

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 14.5
2011 14
2012 15.3
2013 16.3
2014 15.7
2015 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.33892617449664
2011 0.35031847133758
2012 0.38607594936709
2013 0.38557993730408
2014 0.35161290322581
2015 0.32475884244373

Compare Jefferson West Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 32.5%
 
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Jefferson West Elementary School
Meriden, KS
Public PK - 04 311 15.6:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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