Short Line School



Short Line School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Short Line School Students by Grade
PK 36
K 51
1 35
2 38
3 39
4 48
5 37
6 42
7 34
8 41
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Short Line School is a public elementary school located in Reader, WV in the Wetzel County School District. It enrolls 401 students in grades 1st through 12th. Short Line School is the 121st largest public school in West Virginia and the 31,966th largest nationally. It has 11.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 401
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.25

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Short Line School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 206
(51%)
896
(49%)
 Male 195
(49%)
920
(51%)

Short Line School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 400
(100%)
1,776
(98%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
12
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
10
(1%)
 Black 0
(0%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Short Line School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 208
(52%)
908
(50%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 193
(48%)
908
(50%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 444 ranked schools in West Virginia, Short Line School is ranked 142nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Short Line School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (48.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 51.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Short Line School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 493
2006 475
2007 460
2008 454
2009 445
2010 453
2011 446
2012 419
2013 415
2014 393
2015 401

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.7
2006 13.5
2007 13.1
2008 14.1
2009 12.5
2010 13
2011 12.7
2012 12.2
2013 12.5
2014 11.8
2015 11.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.58823529411765
2006 0.58105263157895
2007 0.6195652173913
2008 0.58590308370044
2009 0.55280898876404
2010 0.62251655629139
2011 0.57399103139013
2012 0.52983293556086
2013 0.52289156626506
2014 0.54198473282443
2015 0.48129675810474

Compare Short Line School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,110.0% 11.1:1
 
1,401.2% 14.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 48.1%
 
State Average 51.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 08 401 11.1:1  
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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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