Wanamaker Elementary



Wanamaker Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wanamaker Elementary Students by Grade
PK 14
K 68
1 69
2 80
3 78
4 79
5 64
6 71
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wanamaker Elementary is a public elementary school located in Topeka, KS in the Auburn Washburn School District. It enrolls 523 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wanamaker Elementary is the 92nd largest public school in Kansas and the 19,811th largest nationally. It has 13.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 523
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,811th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 92nd out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 323rd out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 44th out of 706

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Wanamaker Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 262
(50%)
1,790
(53%)
 Female 261
(50%)
1,611
(47%)

Wanamaker Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 341
(65%)
2,506
(74%)
 Hispanic 70
(13%)
321
(9%)
 Two or More 54
(10%)
270
(8%)
 Asian 32
(6%)
117
(3%)
 Black 25
(5%)
165
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
17
(0%)

Wanamaker Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 325
(62%)
2,188
(64%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 139
(27%)
913
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 59
(11%)
300
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Wanamaker Elementary is ranked 248th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wanamaker Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.9%) 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.

Wanamaker Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 490
2006 536
2007 564
2008 570
2009 412
2010 443
2011 472
2012 483
2013 503
2014 532
2015 523

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.7
2006 12.2
2007 13.9
2008 12.6
2009 11.7
2010 12.4
2011 11.7
2012 13.3
2013 13.5
2014 14.2
2015 13.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30612244897959
2006 0.29477611940299
2007 0.27659574468085
2008 0.26842105263158
2009 0.3495145631068
2010 0.3431151241535
2011 0.39194915254237
2012 0.3871635610766
2013 0.39363817097416
2014 0.36654135338346
2015 0.37858508604207

Compare Wanamaker 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
This School 37.9%
 
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 06 523 13.9:1  
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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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