Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy



Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy Students by Grade
PK 44
K 69
1 73
2 68
3 65
4 49
5 56
6 28
7 19
8 20
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy is a public elementary school located in Houston, TX in the Houston Independent School District. It enrolls 491 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy is the 2,907th largest public school in Texas and the 22,803rd largest nationally. It has 18.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 491
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,803rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 2,907th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 4,414th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,517th out of 4,778

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Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 263
(54%)
82,642
(49%)
 Male 228
(46%)
84,767
(51%)

Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 320
(65%)
104,021
(62%)
 White 82
(17%)
14,735
(9%)
 Black 67
(14%)
40,163
(24%)
 Two or More 12
(2%)
1,759
(1%)
 Asian 10
(2%)
6,226
(4%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
375
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
130
(0%)

Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 258
(53%)
37,331
(22%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 233
(47%)
130,078
(78%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy is ranked 3,089th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.5%) is lower than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 372
2006 376
2007 376
2008 396
2009 428
2010 425
2011 439
2012 436
2013 474
2014 489
2015 491

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.9
2006 17.6
2007 16.3
2008 16.5
2009 17.1
2010 17.7
2011 17.8
2012 17.8
2013 18.2
2014 18.1
2015 18.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77956989247312
2006 0.61436170212766
2007 0.63829787234043
2008 0.62121212121212
2009 0.64252336448598
2010 0.51764705882353
2011 0.47380410022779
2012 0.64678899082569
2013 0.57594936708861
2014 0.54601226993865
2015 0.47454175152749

Compare Wharton K-8 Dual Language Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,820.0% 18.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 47.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 

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