Walter M Senkow Elementary School



Walter M Senkow Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walter M Senkow Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 59
2 55
3 58
4 53
5 59
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walter M Senkow Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Glenolden, PA in the Upper Darby School District. It enrolls 284 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walter M Senkow Elementary School is the 1,454th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 42,944th largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 284
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,944th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,454th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 839th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,475th out of 1,773

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Walter M Senkow Elementary School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 142
(50%)
3,976
(48%)
 Male 142
(50%)
4,334
(52%)

Walter M Senkow Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 165
(58%)
1,213
(15%)
 Black 76
(27%)
3,723
(45%)
 Hispanic 30
(11%)
635
(8%)
 White 9
(3%)
2,541
(31%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
184
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Walter M Senkow Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 225
(79%)
5,026
(60%)
 Not Eligible 43
(15%)
2,795
(34%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(6%)
489
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Walter M Senkow Elementary School is ranked 637th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walter M Senkow Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.4%. 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.

Walter M Senkow Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 228
2006 244
2007 243
2008 222
2009 229
2010 250
2011 266
2012 269
2013 279
2014 284
2015 284

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 16.9
2007 15.2
2008 13.2
2009 13.6
2010 13.6
2011 13.9
2012 12.9
2013 14.5
2014 14.5
2015 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 N/A
2006 0.66803278688525
2007 0.68312757201646
2008 0.71621621621622
2009 0.61572052401747
2010 0.664
2011 0.78947368421053
2012 0.78438661710037
2013 0.78136200716846
2014 0.78521126760563
2015 0.84859154929577

Compare Walter M Senkow Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,460.0% 14.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 84.9%
 

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