Paul B Cooper Elementary



Paul B Cooper Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Paul B Cooper Elementary Students by Grade
PK 57
K 63
1 42
2 62
3 41
4 55
5 50
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Paul B Cooper Elementary is a public elementary school located in Wichita, KS in the Derby School District. It enrolls 370 students in grades 1st through 12th. Paul B Cooper Elementary is the 295th largest public school in Kansas and the 35,055th largest nationally. It has 14.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 370
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,055th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 295th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 380th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 257th out of 706

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Find Former PBCE Alumni

Paul B Cooper Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 191
(52%)
2,707
(52%)
 Female 179
(48%)
2,486
(48%)

Paul B Cooper Elementary Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Hispanic 186
(50%)
828
(16%)
 White 89
(24%)
3,558
(69%)
 Asian 62
(17%)
212
(4%)
 Two or More 21
(6%)
344
(7%)
 Black 8
(2%)
186
(4%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
52
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Paul B Cooper Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 280
(76%)
1,975
(38%)
 Not Eligible 60
(16%)
2,626
(51%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(8%)
592
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Paul B Cooper Elementary is ranked 110th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Paul B Cooper Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.8%) is significantly 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.

Paul B Cooper Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 302
2006 304
2007 285
2008 310
2009 317
2010 309
2011 346
2012 320
2013 348
2014 365
2015 370

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.6
2006 9.4
2007 9.3
2008 9.8
2009 10.7
2010 9.8
2011 10.7
2012 10
2013 11.1
2014 12.4
2015 14.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.80132450331126
2006 0.89144736842105
2007 0.87368421052632
2008 0.84516129032258
2009 0.92744479495268
2010 0.87378640776699
2011 0.86416184971098
2012 0.88125
2013 0.85057471264368
2014 0.82191780821918
2015 0.83783783783784

Compare Paul B Cooper Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,430.0% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 83.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Paul B Cooper Elementary
Wichita, KS
Public PK - 05 370 14.3:1  
Oaklawn Elementary
Wichita, KS
Public PK - 05 272 12.4:1 1 miles
White Elementary
Wichita, KS
Public PK - 05 667 18.3:1 1 miles
Enterprise Elementary
Wichita, KS
Public PK - 05 477 14.2:1 3 miles
Colvin Elementary
Wichita, KS
Public PK - 05 763 15.3:1 3 miles
St Margaret Mary School
Wichita, KS
Private PK - 08 204 18:1 3 miles
Anderson Elementary
Wichita, KS
Public PK - 05 633 16.1:1 3 miles
Jardine Technology Middle Magnet
Wichita, KS
Public 06 - 08 502 11.4:1 3 miles
Wichita Adventist Christian Academy
Wichita, KS
Private KG - 10 73 13:1 4 miles
St Anne Elementary School
Wichita, KS
Private PK - 08 243 19:1 4 miles
James Enders Elementary
Wichita, KS
Public PK - 05 444 13.5:1 4 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2019. ElementarySchools.org.