William B Ward Elementary School



William B Ward Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

William B Ward Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 173
1 182
2 158
3 169
4 163
5 180
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 6

William B Ward Elementary School is a public elementary school located in New Rochelle, NY in the New Rochelle City School District. It enrolls 1,031 students in grades 1st through 12th. William B Ward Elementary School is the 104th largest public school in New York and the 1,150th largest nationally. It has 15.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,031
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 67
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,150th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 104th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 2,072nd out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 172nd out of 2,753

Show Your School Spirit With Shirts and Apparel

Sale price: $19.99
Sale price: $22.99

Find Former WBWES Alumni

William B Ward Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 522
(51%)
3,888
(51%)
 Female 509
(49%)
3,670
(49%)

William B Ward Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 White 434
(42%)
2,118
(28%)
 Hispanic 356
(35%)
3,499
(46%)
 Black 174
(17%)
1,479
(20%)
 Asian 59
(6%)
375
(5%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
78
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

William B Ward Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Not Eligible 652
(63%)
3,367
(45%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 303
(29%)
3,552
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 76
(7%)
639
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, William B Ward Elementary School is ranked 635th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of William B Ward Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (36.8%) 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.

William B Ward Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1089
2006 1112
2007 1075
2008 1057
2009 1020
2010 1011
2011 1003
2012 999
2013 986
2014 1013
2015 1031

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16
2006 15.8
2007 14.9
2008 14.9
2009 14.4
2010 14.6
2011 14.9
2012 15.5
2013 14.9
2014 14.8
2015 15.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25528007346189
2006 0.24190647482014
2007 0.25488372093023
2008 0.34058656575213
2009 0.29313725490196
2010 0.33827893175074
2011 0.33200398803589
2012 0.29229229229229
2013 0.27687626774848
2014 0.3385982230997
2015 0.36760426770126

Compare William B Ward Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,540.0% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 36.8%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
William B Ward Elementary School
New Rochelle, NY
Public KG - 05 1,031 15.4:1  
Albert Leonard Middle School
New Rochelle, NY
Public 06 - 08 1,243 15:1 1 miles
Westchester Torah Academy
New Rochelle, NY
Private PK - 03 112 7:1 1 miles
The Ursuline School
New Rochelle, NY
Private 06 - 12 800 8:1 1 miles
Iona Preparatory School
New Rochelle, NY
Private KG - 12 891 14:1 1 miles
Iona Preparatory Lower School
New Rochelle, NY
Private PK - 08 183 9:1 1 miles
Hudson Country Montessori School
New Rochelle, NY
Private PK - KG 176 32:1 1 miles
Greenvale School
Scarsdale, NY
Public 02 - 05 568 18.3:1 2 miles
Henry Barnard School
New Rochelle, NY
Public PK - 02 448 13:1 2 miles
Waverly Early Childhood Center
Eastchester, NY
Public KG - 02 494 15:1 2 miles
Quaker Ridge School
Scarsdale, NY
Public KG - 05 443 12.9:1 2 miles
High Schools Elementary Schools

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.

All Rights Reserved. Copyright © 2020. ElementarySchools.org.