Rowena Chess Elementary



Rowena Chess Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rowena Chess Elementary Students by Grade
PK 1
K 83
1 89
2 82
3 88
4 80
5 68
6 67
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rowena Chess Elementary is a public elementary school located in Pasco, WA in the Pasco School District. It enrolls 558 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rowena Chess Elementary is the 294th largest public school in Washington and the 16,824th largest nationally. It has 17.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 558
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.14
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,824th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Washington: 294th out of 1,301
Student/Teacher Rank in Washington: 586th out of 1,263
Full Time Teacher Rank in Washington: 248th out of 1,263

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Rowena Chess Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 285
(51%)
5,601
(51%)
 Female 273
(49%)
5,376
(49%)

Rowena Chess Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 525
(94%)
7,840
(71%)
 White 22
(4%)
2,672
(24%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
252
(2%)
 Black 4
(1%)
99
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
91
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
17
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Rowena Chess Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 474
(85%)
6,850
(62%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(8%)
912
(8%)
 Not Eligible 39
(7%)
3,215
(29%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,286 ranked schools in Washington, Rowena Chess Elementary is ranked 40th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rowena Chess Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 47.3%. 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.

Rowena Chess Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 615
2006 615
2007 650
2008 651
2009 588
2010 587
2011 630
2012 587
2013 646
2014 618
2015 558

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.5
2006 20.3
2007 20.3
2008 20.3
2009 20.1
2010 18.1
2011 19.4
2012 18.3
2013 N/A
2014 16.3
2015 17.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85691056910569
2006 0.82439024390244
2007 0.88923076923077
2008 0.92012288786482
2009 0.97959183673469
2010 0.96933560477002
2011 0.96190476190476
2012 0.89097103918228
2013 0.97832817337461
2014 0.97572815533981
2015 0.93010752688172

Compare Rowena Chess Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,677.6% 16.8:1
 
1,740.0% 17.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 47.3%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 93.0%
 

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Public PK - 06 558 17.4:1  
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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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