Laurel Elementary



Laurel Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Laurel Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 133
1 125
2 129
3 102
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Laurel Elementary is a public elementary school located in Atherton, CA in the Menlo Park City Elementary School District. It enrolls 489 students in grades 1st through 12th. Laurel Elementary is the 3,487th largest public school in California and the 22,543rd largest nationally. It has 18.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 489
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.67
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,543rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,487th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 590th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,669th out of 6,159

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Laurel Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 246
(50%)
1,379
(49%)
 Male 243
(50%)
1,416
(51%)

Laurel Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 283
(58%)
1,778
(64%)
 Hispanic 85
(17%)
410
(15%)
 Two or More 76
(16%)
320
(11%)
 Asian 37
(8%)
208
(7%)
 Black 6
(1%)
49
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
30
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Laurel Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 460
(94%)
2,677
(96%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 29
(6%)
118
(4%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Laurel Elementary is ranked 5,612th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Laurel Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (5.9%) is significantly 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.

Laurel Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 438
2006 416
2007 419
2008 447
2009 395
2010 444
2011 467
2012 489

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.8
2006 13.6
2007 11.6
2008 17.4
2009 16.1
2010 N/A
2011 18.3
2012 18.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.070776255707763
2006 0.0625
2007 0.054892601431981
2008 0.046979865771812
2009 0.058227848101266
2010 0.04954954954955
2011
2012 0.059304703476483

Compare Laurel Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,830.0% 18.3:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 5.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Laurel Elementary
Atherton, CA
Public KG - 03 489 18.3:1  
Beechwood School
Menlo Park, CA
Private KG - 08 167 8:1 1 miles
Nativity Elementary School
Menlo Park, CA
Private KG - 08 271 20:1 1 miles
Willow Oaks Elementary
Menlo Park, CA
Public KG - 08 700 23.3:1 1 miles
Peninsula School
Menlo Park, CA
Private PK - 08 252 10:1 1 miles
Belle Haven Elementary
Menlo Park, CA
Public KG - 08 564 24.5:1 1 miles
Encinal Elementary
Atherton, CA
Public KG - 05 755 17.5:1 1 miles
Taft Elementary
Redwood City, CA
Public KG - 05 578 21.4:1 2 miles
St Raymond Elementary School
Menlo Park, CA
Private PK - 08 244 13:1 2 miles
Sacred Heart Schools Atherton
Atherton, CA
Private PK - 12 1,103 7:1 2 miles
St Elizabeth Seton School
Palo Alto, CA
Private KG - 08 265 21:1 2 miles
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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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