W. E. Parker Elementary



W. E. Parker Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

W. E. Parker Elementary Students by Grade
PK 45
K 58
1 81
2 67
3 70
4 64
5 93
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

W. E. Parker Elementary is a public elementary school located in Edgefield, SC in the Edgefield 01 School District. It enrolls 478 students in grades 1st through 12th. W. E. Parker Elementary is the 422nd largest public school in South Carolina and the 24,073rd largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 478
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 34

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W. E. Parker Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 260
(54%)
1,340
(50%)
 Male 218
(46%)
1,341
(50%)

W. E. Parker Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 232
(49%)
1,338
(50%)
 Black 221
(46%)
1,067
(40%)
 Hispanic 14
(3%)
159
(6%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
98
(4%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
13
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

W. E. Parker Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 296
(62%)
1,576
(59%)
 Not Eligible 153
(32%)
976
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(6%)
129
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 701 ranked schools in South Carolina, W. E. Parker Elementary is ranked 378th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of W. E. Parker Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (68.0%) is slightly higher than the state average of 62.8%. 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.

W. E. Parker Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 494
2006 517
2007 502
2008 493
2009 482
2010 519
2011 514
2012 500
2013 495
2014 504
2015 478

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13
2006 9.7
2007 14.6
2008 13.5
2009 16.1
2010 15.5
2011 14.1
2012 13.9
2013 13.4
2014 14.8
2015 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.7085020242915
2006 0.67311411992263
2007 0.67330677290837
2008 0.65111561866126
2009 0.68672199170124
2010 0.66473988439306
2011 0.63035019455253
2012 0.666
2013 0.68888888888889
2014 0.55555555555556
2015 0.67991631799163

Compare W. E. Parker Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.8%
 
This School 68.0%
 

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Public PK - 05 478 14.1:1  
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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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