Seltzer Elementary



Seltzer Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Seltzer Elementary Students by Grade
PK 40
K 92
1 94
2 104
3 83
4 75
5 79
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Seltzer Elementary is a public elementary school located in Wichita, KS in the Wichita School District. It enrolls 567 students in grades 1st through 12th. Seltzer Elementary is the 60th largest public school in Kansas and the 16,082nd largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 567
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,082nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 60th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 502nd out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 56th out of 706

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Seltzer Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 296
(52%)
18,941
(51%)
 Female 271
(48%)
17,911
(49%)

Seltzer Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 192
(34%)
1,583
(4%)
 White 165
(29%)
12,553
(34%)
 Hispanic 78
(14%)
12,493
(34%)
 Black 76
(13%)
6,906
(19%)
 Two or More 51
(9%)
2,872
(8%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
365
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
80
(0%)

Seltzer Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 270
(48%)
25,538
(69%)
 Not Eligible 208
(37%)
8,443
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 89
(16%)
2,871
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Seltzer Elementary is ranked 77th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Seltzer Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.3%) is 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.

Seltzer Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 520
2006 600
2007 626
2008 565
2009 610
2010 619
2011 622
2012 493
2013 530
2014 545
2015 567

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.3
2006 17.4
2007 19.9
2008 15.9
2009 16.6
2010 16.5
2011 16.3
2012 15.8
2013 16
2014 16.6
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49807692307692
2006 0.42833333333333
2007 0.42332268370607
2008 0.52389380530973
2009 0.50983606557377
2010 0.52019386106624
2011 0.53536977491961
2012 0.58620689655172
2013 0.65283018867925
2014 0.61284403669725
2015 0.6331569664903

Compare Seltzer Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 63.3%
 

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