Wayland Alexander Elementary School

Tel: (270)298-3462
  • Wayland Alexander Elementary School serves 736 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the KY average of 17:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 22%.
  • Wayland Alexander Elementary School operates within the Ohio County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 736 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 736 students
Wayland Alexander Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Wayland Alexander Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Wayland Alexander Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Wayland Alexander Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.38. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 17:1
Wayland Alexander Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
4%
6%
Wayland Alexander Elementary School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
n/a
11%
Wayland Alexander Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
93%
78%
Wayland Alexander Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Wayland Alexander Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Wayland Alexander Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Wayland Alexander Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KY All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.38
Wayland Alexander Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
54%
51%
Wayland Alexander Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1998-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Wayland Alexander Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Ohio County School District's student population of 4,292 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,369 in this district is less than the state average of $10,658. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,001 is less than the state average of $10,531. The district spending/student has declined by 24% over four years.
School District Name Ohio County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
6
Number of Students Managed 4,292 2,307
Ohio County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $40 MM $25 MM
Ohio County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $38 MM $24 MM
Ohio County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,369 $10,658
Ohio County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,001 $10,531
Ohio County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

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