West Hanover Elementary School



West Hanover Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Hanover Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 87
1 87
2 75
3 68
4 76
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Hanover Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Harrisburg, PA in the Central Dauphin School District. It enrolls 460 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Hanover Elementary School is the 820th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 25,472nd largest nationally. It has 18.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 460
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 25,472nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 820th out of 1,834
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,678th out of 1,834
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,185th out of 1,834

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West Hanover Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 249
(54%)
4,002
(52%)
 Female 211
(46%)
3,709
(48%)

West Hanover Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 386
(84%)
4,348
(56%)
 Hispanic 33
(7%)
963
(12%)
 Two or More 18
(4%)
606
(8%)
 Asian 12
(3%)
444
(6%)
 Black 11
(2%)
1,330
(17%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
18
(0%)

West Hanover Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 376
(82%)
4,631
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 60
(13%)
2,520
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(5%)
560
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,788 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, West Hanover Elementary School is ranked 1,350th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Hanover Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (18.3%) 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.

West Hanover Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 338
2006 358
2007 378
2008 379
2009 381
2010 429
2011 449
2012 460

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.1
2006 17
2007 15.4
2008 16.1
2009 15.6
2010 16.8
2011 17.8
2012 18.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.12426035502959
2006 0.089385474860335
2007 0.071428571428571
2008 0.092348284960422
2009 0.097112860892388
2010 0.10722610722611
2011 0.11581291759465
2012 0.18260869565217

Compare West Hanover Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,407.3% 14.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,830.0% 18.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 18.3%
 
State Average 45.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public KG - 05 460 18.3:1  
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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