W L Kissam Elementary



W L Kissam Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

W L Kissam Elementary Students by Grade
PK 57
K 122
1 110
2 101
3 118
4 124
5 138
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

W L Kissam Elementary is a public elementary school located in Tyler, TX in the Chapel Hill Independent School District. It enrolls 770 students in grades 1st through 12th. W L Kissam Elementary is the 735th largest public school in Texas and the 5,313th largest nationally. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 770
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 48.71
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,313th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 735th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,685th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 683rd out of 4,778

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W L Kissam Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 405
(53%)
1,290
(51%)
 Female 365
(47%)
1,236
(49%)

W L Kissam Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 308
(40%)
828
(33%)
 Hispanic 302
(39%)
1,176
(47%)
 Black 113
(15%)
422
(17%)
 Two or More 39
(5%)
83
(3%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
14
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
3
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

W L Kissam Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 546
(71%)
1,699
(67%)
 Not Eligible 165
(21%)
612
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 59
(8%)
215
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, W L Kissam Elementary is ranked 583rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of W L Kissam Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.6%) is higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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 L Kissam Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 675
2006 655
2007 669
2008 695
2009 702
2010 775
2011 734
2012 762
2013 737
2014 781
2015 770

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 13.9
2007 14.9
2008 15.3
2009 14.4
2010 15
2011 14.2
2012 14.4
2013 15.2
2014 15.6
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.63851851851852
2006 0.63206106870229
2007 0.60986547085202
2008 0.63021582733813
2009 0.72792022792023
2010 0.72645161290323
2011 0.73705722070845
2012 0.77690288713911
2013 0.75712347354138
2014 0.76696542893726
2015 0.78571428571429

Compare W L Kissam Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 78.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
W L Kissam Elementary
Tyler, TX
Public PK - 05 770 15.8:1  
Chapel Hill Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 775 14.9:1 1 miles
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Public PK - 05 358 12.3:1 4 miles
Ut Tyler Innovation Academy - Tyler
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Public 03 - 09 242 15.6:1 4 miles
Vista Academy of Tyler
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Public KG - 07 327 17.2:1 4 miles
Moore Mst Magnet School
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Public 06 - 08 792 14.1:1 5 miles
East Texas Christian Academy
Tyler, TX
Private PK - 12 208 8:1 5 miles
Azleway - Chapel Hill
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Public 02 - 12 54 8.8:1 5 miles
Bishop Tk Gorman Catholic School
Tyler, TX
Private 06 - 12 391 12:1 6 miles
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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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