Fitzwater Elementary School



Fitzwater Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fitzwater Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 61
1 46
2 62
3 76
4 83
5 75
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Fitzwater Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Willow Grove, PA in the Upper Dublin School District. It enrolls 403 students in grades 1st through 12th. Fitzwater Elementary School is the 1,036th largest public school in Pennsylvania and the 31,758th largest nationally. It has 13.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 403
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,758th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Pennsylvania: 1,036th out of 1,776
Student/Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 584th out of 1,773
Full Time Teacher Rank in Pennsylvania: 937th out of 1,773

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Fitzwater Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 207
(51%)
1,364
(50%)
 Female 196
(49%)
1,352
(50%)

Fitzwater Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 273
(68%)
2,051
(76%)
 Black 48
(12%)
171
(6%)
 Asian 44
(11%)
289
(11%)
 Hispanic 21
(5%)
80
(3%)
 Two or More 17
(4%)
123
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Fitzwater Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 329
(82%)
2,363
(87%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 69
(17%)
328
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 5
(1%)
25
(1%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,739 ranked schools in Pennsylvania, Fitzwater Elementary School is ranked 1,458th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Fitzwater Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (18.4%) is significantly 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.

Fitzwater Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 436
2006 431
2007 431
2008 411
2009 412
2010 428
2011 436
2012 442
2013 446
2014 431
2015 403

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 13.6
2007 13.6
2008 12.2
2009 12.1
2010 13
2011 13.4
2012 13.8
2013 15.4
2014 14.9
2015 13.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.15366972477064
2006 0.1554524361949
2007 0.1368909512761
2008 0.15815085158151
2009 0.11893203883495
2010 0.10514018691589
2011 0.12155963302752
2012 0.13348416289593
2013 0.15470852017937
2014 0.16473317865429
2015 0.18362282878412

Compare Fitzwater Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,372.8% 13.7:1
 
1,380.0% 13.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 18.4%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 403 13.8:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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