King Jr Elementary



King Jr Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

King Jr Elementary Students by Grade
PK 64
K 31
1 37
2 36
3 34
4 31
5 35
6 32
7 32
8 33
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

King Jr Elementary is a public elementary school located in Milwaukee, WI in the Milwaukee School District. It enrolls 365 students in grades 1st through 12th. King Jr Elementary is the 563rd largest public school in Wisconsin and the 35,552nd largest nationally. It has 18.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 365
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 35,552nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 563rd out of 1,196
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 1,069th out of 1,191
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 797th out of 1,191

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King Jr Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 197
(54%)
30,716
(52%)
 Female 168
(46%)
28,316
(48%)

King Jr Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 352
(96%)
30,930
(52%)
 White 7
(2%)
8,010
(14%)
 Hispanic 4
(1%)
15,098
(26%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
599
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
421
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3,923
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
51
(0%)

King Jr Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 301
(82%)
40,416
(68%)
 Not Eligible 64
(18%)
18,616
(32%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,175 ranked schools in Wisconsin, King Jr Elementary is ranked 116th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of King Jr Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 42.8%. 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.

King Jr Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 387
2006 394
2007 436
2008 470
2009 438
2010 458
2011 537
2012 504
2013 495
2014 417
2015 365

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.1
2006 17.1
2007 21.8
2008 17.2
2009 18.5
2010 18.3
2011 15.8
2012 13.8
2013 16.2
2014 N/A
2015 18.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.77777777777778
2006 0.9238578680203
2007 0.91743119266055
2008 0.92127659574468
2009 0.9041095890411
2010 0.89737991266376
2011 0.97392923649907
2012 0.96428571428571
2013 0.97373737373737
2014 0.92326139088729
2015 0.82465753424658

Compare King Jr Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,434.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,890.0% 18.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 42.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 82.5%
 

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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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