Wilkes Elementary School



Wilkes Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wilkes Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 73
1 88
2 83
3 65
4 76
5 79
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wilkes Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Portland, OR in the Reynolds School District 7. It enrolls 464 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wilkes Elementary School is the 248th largest public school in Oregon and the 25,469th largest nationally. It has 18.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 464
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,469th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Oregon: 248th out of 779
Student/Teacher Rank in Oregon: 247th out of 779
Full Time Teacher Rank in Oregon: 173rd out of 779

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Wilkes Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 233
(50%)
4,372
(51%)
 Female 231
(50%)
4,118
(49%)

Wilkes Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 206
(44%)
3,521
(41%)
 White 117
(25%)
2,922
(34%)
 Asian 45
(10%)
532
(6%)
 Black 41
(9%)
708
(8%)
 Pacific Islander 29
(6%)
203
(2%)
 Two or More 23
(5%)
533
(6%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
71
(1%)

Wilkes Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 366
(79%)
5,894
(69%)
 Not Eligible 66
(14%)
1,987
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 32
(7%)
609
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 711 ranked schools in Oregon, Wilkes Elementary School is ranked 71st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wilkes Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.8%) 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.

Wilkes Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 452
2006 502
2007 387
2008 389
2009 371
2010 405
2011 394
2012 401
2013 473
2014 454
2015 464

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.7
2006 18.6
2007 16.3
2008 16.9
2009 17.7
2010 21
2011 19.4
2012 20.8
2013 19.2
2014 18.6
2015 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.67477876106195
2006 0.68525896414343
2007 0.75710594315245
2008 0.76349614395887
2009 0.87601078167116
2010 0.85925925925926
2011 0.88832487309645
2012 0.86034912718204
2013 0.90274841437632
2014 0.8568281938326
2015 0.85775862068966

Compare Wilkes Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,780.7% 17.8:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 85.8%
 

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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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