Lake Wylie Elementary



Lake Wylie Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lake Wylie Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 99
1 100
2 116
3 109
4 111
5 110
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lake Wylie Elementary is a public elementary school located in Charlotte, NC in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. It enrolls 645 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lake Wylie Elementary is the 367th largest public school in North Carolina and the 10,794th largest nationally. It has 16.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 645
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.4

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Lake Wylie Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 336
(52%)
53,393
(51%)
 Female 309
(48%)
51,417
(49%)

Lake Wylie Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 262
(41%)
40,499
(39%)
 Hispanic 189
(29%)
24,386
(23%)
 White 122
(19%)
30,400
(29%)
 Asian 48
(7%)
6,558
(6%)
 Two or More 20
(3%)
2,330
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
138
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
499
(0%)

Lake Wylie Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 642
(100%)
64,671
(62%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
37,833
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
2,306
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Lake Wylie Elementary is ranked 87th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lake Wylie Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.1%. 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.

Lake Wylie Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1484
2006 928
2007 918
2008 981
2009 715
2010 693
2011 697
2012 630
2013 647
2014 632
2015 645

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 28.5
2006 N/A
2007 16.1
2008 16.9
2009 14.7
2010 15.4
2011 14.8
2012 14.9
2013 15.8
2014 16.1
2015 16.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.28099730458221
2006 0.30172413793103
2007 0.37472766884532
2008 0.36391437308869
2009 0.52587412587413
2010 0.55699855699856
2011 0.54375896700143
2012 0.59047619047619
2013 0.57959814528594
2014 0.66930379746835
2015 0.9953488372093

Compare Lake Wylie Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,640.0% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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Public PK - 05 645 16.4:1  
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Public KG - 05 726 18.5:1 4 miles
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Private KG - 12 207 13:1 5 miles
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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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