West Powellhurst Elementary School



West Powellhurst Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Powellhurst Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 78
1 84
2 92
3 87
4 74
5 68
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Powellhurst Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Portland, OR in the David Douglas School District 40. It enrolls 483 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Powellhurst Elementary School is the 217th largest public school in Oregon and the 23,551st largest nationally. It has 23.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 483
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23:1
Full Time Teachers: 21
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,551st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Oregon: 217th out of 779
Student/Teacher Rank in Oregon: 703rd out of 779
Full Time Teacher Rank in Oregon: 346th out of 779

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West Powellhurst Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 242
(50%)
3,795
(50%)
 Female 241
(50%)
3,735
(50%)

West Powellhurst Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 202
(42%)
3,080
(41%)
 Hispanic 122
(25%)
1,902
(25%)
 Asian 72
(15%)
1,034
(14%)
 Black 46
(10%)
807
(11%)
 Two or More 33
(7%)
530
(7%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
60
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
117
(2%)

West Powellhurst Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 356
(74%)
5,149
(68%)
 Not Eligible 74
(15%)
1,603
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 53
(11%)
778
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 711 ranked schools in Oregon, West Powellhurst Elementary School is ranked 64th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Powellhurst Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.8%. 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.

West Powellhurst Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 472
2006 467
2007 484
2008 409
2009 430
2010 471
2011 458
2012 459
2013 479
2014 484
2015 483

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.5
2006 19
2007 22.4
2008 18.1
2009 19.9
2010 21.2
2011 21.7
2012 22.6
2013 23.1
2014 23.9
2015 23

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.78389830508475
2006 0.77301927194861
2007 0.76239669421488
2008 0.80929095354523
2009 0.88604651162791
2010 0.87473460721868
2011 0.89301310043668
2012 0.86710239651416
2013 0.8705636743215
2014 0.84710743801653
2015 0.84679089026915

Compare West Powellhurst Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,780.7% 17.8:1
 
2,300.0% 23.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 84.7%
 

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