Rena B Wright Primary



Rena B Wright Primary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rena B Wright Primary Students by Grade
PK 15
K 103
1 112
2 109
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rena B Wright Primary is a public elementary school located in Chesapeake, VA in the Chesapeake City Public Schools. It enrolls 339 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rena B Wright Primary is the 951st largest public school in Virginia and the 38,067th largest nationally. It has 13.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 339
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 38,067th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 951st out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 147th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 849th out of 1,156

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Rena B Wright Primary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 172
(51%)
13,979
(52%)
 Female 167
(49%)
13,084
(48%)

Rena B Wright Primary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 195
(58%)
8,679
(32%)
 White 101
(30%)
13,283
(49%)
 Hispanic 22
(6%)
2,315
(9%)
 Two or More 14
(4%)
1,881
(7%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
761
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
57
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
87
(0%)

Rena B Wright Primary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 289
(85%)
8,470
(31%)
 Not Eligible 50
(15%)
17,273
(64%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,320
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Rena B Wright Primary is ranked 401st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rena B Wright Primary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Rena B Wright Primary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 309
2006 301
2007 308
2008 302
2009 309
2010 316
2011 317
2012 336
2013 343
2014 327
2015 339

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.7
2006 8.4
2007 12.3
2008 13.4
2009 14.2
2010 15.9
2011 12.8
2012 12
2013 12
2014 12.1
2015 13.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77346278317152
2006 0.79401993355482
2007 0.75649350649351
2008 0.79470198675497
2009 0.77669902912621
2010 0.76582278481013
2011 0.76656151419558
2012 0.78571428571429
2013 0.76384839650146
2014 0.78593272171254
2015 0.85250737463127

Compare Rena B Wright Primary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,330.0% 13.3:1
 
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 85.3%
 

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