William Street School



William Street School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

William Street School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 393
5 408
6 447
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 17

William Street School is a public elementary school located in Lancaster, NY in the Lancaster Central School District. It enrolls 1,265 students in grades 1st through 12th. William Street School is the 47th largest public school in New York and the 380th largest nationally. It has 14.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,265
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 84.79
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 380th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 47th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,874th out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 72nd out of 2,753

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William Street School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 665
(53%)
1,481
(52%)
 Female 600
(47%)
1,350
(48%)

William Street School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,170
(93%)
2,604
(92%)
 Hispanic 38
(3%)
92
(3%)
 Two or More 26
(2%)
72
(3%)
 Asian 17
(1%)
35
(1%)
 Black 11
(1%)
22
(1%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

William Street School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 955
(75%)
2,141
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 240
(19%)
558
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 70
(6%)
132
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, William Street School is ranked 850th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of William Street School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (24.5%) is significantly 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.

William Street School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1399
2006 1431
2007 1447
2008 1441
2009 1461
2010 1395
2011 1402
2012 1350
2013 1367
2014 1314
2015 1265

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.4
2006 15.6
2007 15.3
2008 15.3
2009 15.5
2010 14.9
2011 15.2
2012 14.7
2013 15
2014 15.2
2015 14.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.1493924231594
2006 0.16491963661775
2007 0.14927436074637
2008 0.16446911866759
2009 0.17248459958932
2010 0.15197132616487
2011 0.18330955777461
2012 0.21333333333333
2013 0.14630577907827
2014 0.19025875190259
2015 0.24505928853755

Compare William Street School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,490.0% 14.9:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 24.5%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public 04 - 06 1,265 14.9:1  
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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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