Wissahickon Ms



Wissahickon Ms Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wissahickon Ms Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 325
7 353
8 333
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wissahickon Ms is a public elementary school located in Ambler, PA in the Wissahickon School District. It enrolls 1,011 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 12.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,011
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 83.6

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Wissahickon Ms Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 534
(53%)
1,561
(52%)
 Female 477
(47%)
1,422
(48%)

Wissahickon Ms Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 676
(67%)
1,988
(67%)
 Asian 122
(12%)
340
(11%)
 Black 111
(11%)
291
(10%)
 Two or More 51
(5%)
191
(6%)
 Hispanic 50
(5%)
170
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Wissahickon Ms Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 830
(82%)
2,404
(81%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 160
(16%)
515
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(2%)
64
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Wissahickon Ms students on free and reduced lunch assistance (17.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 45.4%. 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.

Wissahickon Ms Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1106
2006 1080
2007 1085
2008 1086
2009 1080
2010 1051
2011 1038
2012 1011

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 12.4
2007 11.6
2008 12.3
2009 12.2
2010 12
2011 11.6
2012 12.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.078661844484629
2006 0.11481481481481
2007 0.091244239631336
2008 0.091160220994475
2009 0.1212962962963
2010 0.14081826831589
2011 0.14643545279383
2012 0.17903066271019

Compare Wissahickon Ms to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,210.0% 12.1:1
 
1,407.3% 14.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 17.9%
 
State Average 45.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Wissahickon Ms
Ambler, PA
Public 06 - 08 1,011 12.1:1  
Lower Gwynedd Elementary School
Ambler, PA
Public KG - 05 493 15.3:1 1 miles
St Anthony-St Joseph Elementary School
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Private PK - 08 164 7:1 1 miles
Fort Washington Elementary School
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Public KG - 05 486 13.9:1 2 miles
Holy Family Learning-Ambler Day School
Ambler, PA
Private 05 - 12 80 10:1 2 miles
Open Door Christian Academy
Fort Washington, PA
Private PK - 08 171 11:1 2 miles
Mattison Avenue Elementary School
Ambler, PA
Public KG - 03 176 14.3:1 2 miles
Gwynedd-Mercy Academy Elementary
Spring House, PA
Private KG - 08 488 11:1 2 miles
St Alphonsus Elementary Catholic School
Maple Glen, PA
Private KG - 08 384 17:1 3 miles
Germantown Academy
Fort Washington, PA
Private PK - 12 1,090 9:1 3 miles
Zipporah Abramson Center for Early Childhood Ed
Maple Glen, PA
Private PK - KG 184 7:1 3 miles
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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