Wantagh Middle School



Wantagh Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wantagh Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 224
7 238
8 249
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wantagh Middle School is a public elementary school located in Wantagh, NY in the Wantagh Union Free School District. It enrolls 711 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 711
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 55.89

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Wantagh Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 364
(51%)
1,005
(51%)
 Male 347
(49%)
968
(49%)

Wantagh Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 639
(90%)
1,730
(88%)
 Hispanic 41
(6%)
136
(7%)
 Asian 23
(3%)
52
(3%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
49
(2%)
 Black 1
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Wantagh Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 669
(94%)
1,862
(94%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 33
(5%)
88
(4%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(1%)
23
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Wantagh Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (5.9%) 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.

Wantagh Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 882
2006 930
2007 957
2008 960
2009 931
2010 907
2011 859
2012 827
2013 784
2014 746
2015 711

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 13.6
2007 13
2008 13.4
2009 13.8
2010 14.1
2011 13.2
2012 12.9
2013 12.6
2014 13.7
2015 12.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.012471655328798
2006 0.016129032258065
2007 0.012539184952978
2008 0.013541666666667
2009 0.021482277121375
2010 0.02425578831312
2011 0.013969732246799
2012 0.02055622732769
2013 0.035714285714286
2014 0.049597855227882
2015 0.059071729957806

Compare Wantagh Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,270.0% 12.7:1
 
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 5.9%
 
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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