Wickersham Elementary School



Wickersham Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wickersham Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 20
K 65
1 83
2 73
3 69
4 58
5 65
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wickersham Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Lancaster, PA in the Lancaster School District. It enrolls 433 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wickersham Elementary School is the 932nd largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 28,632nd largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 433
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 30
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,632nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 932nd out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 766th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 882nd out of 1,773

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Wickersham Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 222
(51%)
4,404
(52%)
 Female 211
(49%)
4,062
(48%)

Wickersham Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 223
(52%)
5,201
(61%)
 Black 68
(16%)
1,312
(15%)
 White 57
(13%)
1,070
(13%)
 Asian 44
(10%)
429
(5%)
 Two or More 40
(9%)
445
(5%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Wickersham Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 433
(100%)
8,466
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Wickersham Elementary School is ranked 304th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wickersham Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) 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.

Wickersham Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 477
2006 492
2007 488
2008 509
2009 484
2010 463
2011 469
2012 465
2013 502
2014 471
2015 433

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.7
2006 16.9
2007 13.7
2008 14.5
2009 14
2010 13.2
2011 14.3
2012 14.7
2013 16.7
2014 16.2
2015 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81551362683438
2006 0.84756097560976
2007 0.82172131147541
2008 0.8467583497053
2009 0.8099173553719
2010 0.77969762419006
2011 0.77398720682303
2012 0.79784946236559
2013 0.84661354581673
2014 0.99363057324841
2015 1

Compare Wickersham Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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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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