Western Salisbury Elementary School



Western Salisbury Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Western Salisbury Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 27
1 38
2 48
3 35
4 39
5 43
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Western Salisbury Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Allentown, PA in the Salisbury Township School District. It enrolls 230 students in grades 1st through 12th. Western Salisbury Elementary School is the 1,587th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 46,803rd largest nationally. It has 12.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 230
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 46,803rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,587th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 281st out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,521st out of 1,773

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Western Salisbury Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 116
(50%)
472
(47%)
 Male 114
(50%)
522
(53%)

Western Salisbury Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 165
(72%)
711
(72%)
 Two or More 18
(8%)
91
(9%)
 Black 16
(7%)
38
(4%)
 Asian 15
(7%)
25
(3%)
 Hispanic 15
(7%)
127
(13%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Western Salisbury Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 186
(81%)
664
(67%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 37
(16%)
268
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(3%)
62
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Western Salisbury Elementary School is ranked 1,621st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Western Salisbury Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (19.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Western Salisbury Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 290
2006 295
2007 286
2008 274
2009 264
2010 241
2011 229
2012 216
2013 231
2014 219
2015 230

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.4
2006 16.4
2007 12.8
2008 14.2
2009 13.3
2010 14.7
2011 13.6
2012 12.4
2013 13.3
2014 12.6
2015 12.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.062068965517241
2006 0.071186440677966
2007 0.062937062937063
2008 0.072992700729927
2009 0.11363636363636
2010 0.08298755186722
2011 0.16593886462882
2012 0.14351851851852
2013 0.15151515151515
2014 0.15525114155251
2015 0.19130434782609

Compare Western Salisbury Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,260.0% 12.6:1
 
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 19.1%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
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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