Obama Elementary



Obama Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Obama Elementary Students by Grade
PK 25
K 25
1 24
2 18
3 20
4 24
5 33
6 30
7 30
8 34
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Obama Elementary is a public elementary school located in Milwaukee, WI in the Milwaukee School District. It enrolls 263 students in grades 1st through 12th. Obama Elementary is the 854th largest public school in Wisconsin and the 44,206th largest nationally. It has 16.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 263
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.73
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,206th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 854th out of 1,185
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 890th out of 1,182
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 926th out of 1,182

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Obama Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 152
(58%)
32,095
(52%)
 Female 111
(42%)
30,058
(48%)

Obama Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 243
(92%)
33,596
(54%)
 White 8
(3%)
9,323
(15%)
 Hispanic 8
(3%)
15,033
(24%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
3,406
(5%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
480
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
289
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
26
(0%)

Obama Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 242
(92%)
48,505
(78%)
 Not Eligible 17
(6%)
10,614
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 4
(2%)
3,034
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,181 ranked schools in Wisconsin, Obama Elementary is ranked 220th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Obama Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 44.6%. 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.

Obama Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 350
2006 412
2007 402
2008 389
2009 316
2010 337
2011 265
2012 263

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.4
2006 18.7
2007 19.1
2008 16.2
2009 17.7
2010 17
2011 23.1
2012 16.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.44
2006 0.9004854368932
2007 0.95024875621891
2008 0.94858611825193
2009 0.94936708860759
2010 0.95548961424332
2011 0.94716981132075
2012 0.93536121673004

Compare Obama Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,447.9% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,670.0% 16.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 93.5%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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