West Carthage Elementary School



West Carthage Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Carthage Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 83
1 82
2 87
3 81
4 78
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Carthage Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Carthage, NY in the Carthage Central School District. It enrolls 411 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Carthage Elementary School is the 1,638th largest public school in New York and the 30,949th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 411
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.03
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 30,949th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 1,638th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,568th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 1,755th out of 2,753

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West Carthage Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 222
(54%)
1,185
(51%)
 Female 189
(46%)
1,120
(49%)

West Carthage Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 316
(77%)
1,676
(73%)
 Hispanic 46
(11%)
254
(11%)
 Two or More 21
(5%)
182
(8%)
 Black 16
(4%)
142
(6%)
 Asian 9
(2%)
43
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
8
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Carthage Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 258
(63%)
1,317
(57%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 124
(30%)
709
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(7%)
279
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, West Carthage Elementary School is ranked 1,614th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Carthage Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.2%) is lower than the state average of 53.2%. 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.

West Carthage Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 462
2006 478
2007 396
2008 353
2009 475
2010 476
2011 494
2012 526
2013 460
2014 429
2015 411

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.4
2006 13.7
2007 12
2008 13.1
2009 15.8
2010 14.5
2011 17.6
2012 17
2013 14.4
2014 14.8
2015 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.41991341991342
2006 0.38075313807531
2007 0.38636363636364
2008 0.40226628895184
2009 0.40842105263158
2010 0.3172268907563
2011 0.36437246963563
2012 0.34600760456274
2013 0.33695652173913
2014 0.32400932400932
2015 0.37226277372263

Compare West Carthage Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.2%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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