Sharp Avenue Elementary



Sharp Avenue Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sharp Avenue Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 126
1 149
2 130
3 132
4 122
5 126
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sharp Avenue Elementary is a public elementary school located in Arleta, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 785 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sharp Avenue Elementary is the 804th largest public school in California and the 4,487th largest nationally. It has 24.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 785
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,487th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 804th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,963rd out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 718th out of 6,159

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Sharp Avenue Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 408
(52%)
239,075
(51%)
 Female 377
(48%)
227,963
(49%)

Sharp Avenue Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 773
(98%)
345,197
(74%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
27,887
(6%)
 White 4
(1%)
45,323
(10%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,497
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
43,431
(9%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1,764
(0%)

Sharp Avenue Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 440
(56%)
189,940
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 338
(43%)
256,262
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(1%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Sharp Avenue Elementary is ranked 2,442nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sharp Avenue Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (43.9%) is lower than the state average of 58.5%. 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.

Sharp Avenue Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 880
2006 814
2007 863
2008 866
2009 909
2010 852
2011 830
2012 785

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 18.9
2007 17.3
2008 19.2
2009 21.6
2010 N/A
2011 24.4
2012 24.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.92272727272727
2006 0.91523341523342
2007 0.90034762456547
2008 0.89260969976905
2009 0.88778877887789
2010 0.89671361502347
2011 0.54096385542169
2012 0.43949044585987

Compare Sharp Avenue Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,420.0% 24.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 43.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public KG - 05 785 24.2:1  
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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