Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary



Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 85
1 112
2 100
3 90
4 98
5 75
6 86
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bakersfield, CA in the Bakersfield City School District. It enrolls 646 students in grades 1st through 12th. Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary is the 1,806th largest public school in California and the 10,368th largest nationally. It has 21.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 646
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,368th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,806th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,395th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 962nd out of 6,159

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Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 335
(52%)
13,900
(51%)
 Female 311
(48%)
13,496
(49%)

Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 441
(68%)
21,269
(78%)
 White 145
(22%)
2,815
(10%)
 Black 35
(5%)
2,413
(9%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
354
(1%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
334
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
167
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
44
(0%)

Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 424
(66%)
22,357
(82%)
 Not Eligible 122
(19%)
3,101
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 100
(15%)
1,938
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary is ranked 1,103rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.1%) is higher than the state average of 58.5%. 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.

Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 690
2006 632
2007 601
2008 629
2009 612
2010 633
2011 622
2012 646

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.3
2006 21.8
2007 18.3
2008 21.7
2009 19.7
2010 N/A
2011 20.5
2012 21.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68550724637681
2006 0.69303797468354
2007 0.67720465890183
2008 0.69634340222576
2009 0.78267973856209
2010 0.74723538704581
2011
2012 0.81114551083591

Compare Colonel Howard Nichols Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,130.0% 21.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 81.1%
 

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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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