Central Elementary School



Central Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Central Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 82
2 102
3 98
4 104
5 87
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Central Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Wahpeton, ND in the Wahpeton 37 School District. It enrolls 473 students in grades 1st through 12th. Central Elementary School is the 21st largest public school in North Dakota and the 24,558th largest nationally. It has 17.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 473
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 27

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Central Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 241
(51%)
462
(53%)
 Female 232
(49%)
411
(47%)

Central Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 373
(79%)
702
(80%)
 Hispanic 42
(9%)
61
(7%)
 American Indian 31
(7%)
65
(7%)
 Black 15
(3%)
25
(3%)
 Asian 9
(2%)
17
(2%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Central Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 272
(58%)
522
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 160
(34%)
280
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 41
(9%)
71
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 254 ranked schools in North Dakota, Central Elementary School is ranked 18th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Central Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 33.1%. 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.

Central Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 411
2006 375
2007 385
2008 376
2009 355
2010 379
2011 402
2012 425
2013 471
2014 489
2015 473

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.1
2006 10.7
2007 10.3
2008 10.6
2009 9.8
2010 10.5
2011 11.3
2012 16.7
2013 18.1
2014 18.8
2015 17.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.24817518248175
2006 0.28533333333333
2007 0.32987012987013
2008 0.33510638297872
2009 0.42535211267606
2010 0.41688654353562
2011 0.42039800995025
2012 0.42823529411765
2013 0.44373673036093
2014 0.43967280163599
2015 0.42494714587738

Compare Central Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,240.5% 12.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,750.0% 17.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 33.1%
 
This School 42.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public 01 - 05 473 17.5:1  
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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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