West Branch Area Elementary School



West Branch Area Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Branch Area Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 66
1 71
2 96
3 71
4 94
5 71
6 94
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Branch Area Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Morrisdale, PA in the West Branch Area School District. It enrolls 563 students in grades 1st through 12th. West Branch Area Elementary School is the 465th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 16,378th largest nationally. It has 14.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 563
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 38.59
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,378th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 465th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 839th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 411th out of 1,773

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West Branch Area Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 293
(52%)
293
(52%)
 Male 270
(48%)
270
(48%)

West Branch Area Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 549
(98%)
549
(98%)
 Black 6
(1%)
6
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Hispanic 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

West Branch Area Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 294
(52%)
294
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 238
(42%)
238
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 31
(6%)
31
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, West Branch Area Elementary School is ranked 557th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of West Branch Area Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.8%) is slightly 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.

West Branch Area Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 569
2006 675
2007 655
2008 604
2009 611
2010 573
2011 561
2012 552
2013 556
2014 553
2015 563

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 15.7
2007 14.6
2008 13.4
2009 17.5
2010 13
2011 12.6
2012 13.2
2013 15.2
2014 14
2015 14.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51493848857645
2006 0.41925925925926
2007 0.45190839694656
2008 0.49172185430464
2009 0.47626841243863
2010 0.40663176265271
2011 0.42424242424242
2012 0.42391304347826
2013 0.51079136690647
2014 0.52079566003617
2015 0.47779751332149

Compare West Branch Area 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
This School 47.8%
 
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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