Wedgewood Elementary School



Wedgewood Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wedgewood Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 101
K 92
1 106
2 83
3 88
4 76
5 68
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wedgewood Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Baton Rouge, LA in the East Baton Rouge Parish School District. It enrolls 614 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wedgewood Elementary School is the 203rd largest public school in Louisiana and the 12,757th largest nationally.

Total Students: 614
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -9

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Wedgewood Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 308
(50%)
15,163
(49%)
 Male 306
(50%)
15,574
(51%)

Wedgewood Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 505
(82%)
24,058
(78%)
 White 47
(8%)
3,103
(10%)
 Hispanic 36
(6%)
2,267
(7%)
 Asian 15
(2%)
945
(3%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
230
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
54
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
80
(0%)

Wedgewood Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 391
(64%)
17,966
(58%)
 Not Eligible 223
(36%)
12,771
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 800 ranked schools in Louisiana, Wedgewood Elementary School is ranked 193rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wedgewood Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (63.7%) is slightly lower than the state average of 64.3%. 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.

Wedgewood Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 635
2006 624
2007 687
2008 704
2009 648
2010 709
2011 693
2012 700
2013 684
2014 649
2015 614

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 15.8
2007 16.6
2008 15
2009 13
2010 13.4
2011 14.1
2012 14.3
2013 15.5
2014 14.9
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.71968503937008
2006 0.79326923076923
2007 0.80640465793304
2008 0.85511363636364
2009 0.87037037037037
2010 0.89421720733427
2011 0.9018759018759
2012 0.91142857142857
2013 0.91081871345029
2014 0.70261941448382
2015 0.63680781758958

Compare Wedgewood Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,280.2% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 63.7%
 
State Average 64.3%
 

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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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