Colonel Wright Elementary School



Colonel Wright Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Colonel Wright Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 51
1 71
2 61
3 37
4 59
5 54
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Colonel Wright Elementary School is a public elementary school located in The Dalles, OR in the North Wasco County School District 21. It enrolls 333 students in grades 1st through 12th. Colonel Wright Elementary School is the 471st largest public school in Oregon and the 38,643rd largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 333
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 20
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,643rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Oregon: 471st out of 779
Student/Teacher Rank in Oregon: 164th out of 779
Full Time Teacher Rank in Oregon: 383rd out of 779

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Colonel Wright Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 170
(51%)
1,059
(49%)
 Male 163
(49%)
1,092
(51%)

Colonel Wright Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 191
(57%)
1,209
(56%)
 Hispanic 114
(34%)
755
(35%)
 Two or More 12
(4%)
97
(5%)
 American Indian 6
(2%)
37
(2%)
 Black 4
(1%)
11
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
34
(2%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
8
(0%)

Colonel Wright Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 236
(71%)
1,393
(65%)
 Not Eligible 77
(23%)
610
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 20
(6%)
148
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 711 ranked schools in Oregon, Colonel Wright Elementary School is ranked 245th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Colonel Wright Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (76.9%) 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.

Colonel Wright Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 350
2006 348
2007 317
2008 294
2009 303
2010 319
2011 324
2012 292
2013 315
2014 354
2015 333

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.4
2006 17.8
2007 18.1
2008 15.9
2009 16.4
2010 19.9
2011 20.6
2012 19.5
2013 21.7
2014 18.7
2015 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.67428571428571
2006 0.66954022988506
2007 0.65299684542587
2008 0.62925170068027
2009 0.72277227722772
2010 0.64890282131661
2011 0.62654320987654
2012 0.72602739726027
2013 0.76825396825397
2014 0.7683615819209
2015 0.76876876876877

Compare Colonel Wright Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
1,780.7% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 76.9%
 

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Public KG - 05 333 16.6:1  
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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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