Wheeler Elementary School



Wheeler Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wheeler Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 61
K 75
1 90
2 51
3 68
4 64
5 72
6 50
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wheeler Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Oklahoma City, OK in the Oklahoma City School District. It enrolls 531 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wheeler Elementary School is the 213th largest public school in Oklahoma and the 19,105th largest nationally. It has 16.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 531
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.83
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,105th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Oklahoma: 213th out of 960
Student/Teacher Rank in Oklahoma: 565th out of 955
Full Time Teacher Rank in Oklahoma: 193rd out of 955

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Wheeler Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 287
(54%)
14,874
(52%)
 Female 244
(46%)
13,958
(48%)

Wheeler Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 424
(80%)
15,033
(52%)
 Black 38
(7%)
6,526
(23%)
 White 37
(7%)
4,501
(16%)
 American Indian 20
(4%)
744
(3%)
 Two or More 9
(2%)
1,397
(5%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
591
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
40
(0%)

Wheeler Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 483
(91%)
23,870
(83%)
 Not Eligible 48
(9%)
4,606
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
356
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 953 ranked schools in Oklahoma, Wheeler Elementary School is ranked 93rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wheeler Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 65.6%. 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.

Wheeler Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 403
2006 427
2007 452
2008 548
2009 529
2010 540
2011 531
2012 512
2013 534
2014 500
2015 531

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.2
2006 19
2007 19.2
2008 19.2
2009 16.9
2010 17.1
2011 17.7
2012 17.1
2013 18.9
2014 16.3
2015 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.99007444168734
2006 0.99297423887588
2007 0.97345132743363
2008 0.96715328467153
2009 0.9773156899811
2010 0.86111111111111
2011 0.97363465160075
2012 0.994140625
2013 0.99438202247191
2014 0.88
2015 0.90960451977401

Compare Wheeler Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,578.5% 15.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 65.6%
 
This School 91.0%
 

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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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