Wakefield School



Wakefield School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wakefield School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 36
1 59
2 53
3 47
4 58
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wakefield School is a public elementary school located in Wakefield, RI in the South Kingstown School District. It enrolls 253 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wakefield School is the 148th largest public school in Rhode Island and the 45,249th largest nationally. It has 13.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 253
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.5

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Wakefield School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 135
(53%)
851
(50%)
 Male 118
(47%)
865
(50%)

Wakefield School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 220
(87%)
1,434
(84%)
 Two or More 17
(7%)
94
(5%)
 Hispanic 8
(3%)
85
(5%)
 Black 3
(1%)
26
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
39
(2%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
33
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Wakefield School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 194
(77%)
1,323
(77%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 51
(20%)
351
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(3%)
42
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 185 ranked schools in Rhode Island, Wakefield School is ranked 142nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wakefield School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.3%) is lower than the state average of 49.2%. 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.

Wakefield School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 273
2006 266
2007 275
2008 294
2009 300
2010 256
2011 267
2012 254
2013 260
2014 261
2015 253

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.4
2006 17.9
2007 10.8
2008 10.9
2009 11.3
2010 11.6
2011 12.1
2012 13.2
2013 14.5
2014 15.9
2015 13.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.14652014652015
2006 0.13533834586466
2007 0.16727272727273
2008 0.17006802721088
2009 0.19
2010 0.1796875
2011 0.187265917603
2012 0.1496062992126
2013 0.17307692307692
2014 0.17241379310345
2015 0.23320158102767

Compare Wakefield School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,334.6% 13.3:1
 
1,370.0% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 23.3%
 
State Average 49.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public KG - 04 253 13.7:1  
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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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