Emerson Middle School



Emerson Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Emerson Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 263
7 315
8 269
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Emerson Middle School is a public elementary school located in Bakersfield, CA in the Bakersfield City School District. It enrolls 847 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 28.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 847
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.21

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Emerson Middle School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 426
(50%)
13,900
(51%)
 Female 421
(50%)
13,496
(49%)

Emerson Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 553
(65%)
21,269
(78%)
 Black 184
(22%)
2,413
(9%)
 White 63
(7%)
2,815
(10%)
 Asian 25
(3%)
334
(1%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
354
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
167
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
44
(0%)

Emerson Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 733
(87%)
22,357
(82%)
 Not Eligible 81
(10%)
3,101
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(4%)
1,938
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Emerson Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.4%) is significantly 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.

Emerson Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 950
2006 900
2007 793
2008 805
2009 837
2010 848
2011 795
2012 847

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25.3
2006 26.5
2007 23.3
2008 21.3
2009 25.4
2010 N/A
2011 26.3
2012 28

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.98526315789474
2006 0.89222222222222
2007 0.86380832282472
2008 0.94285714285714
2009 0.94026284348865
2010 0.95165094339623
2011 0.84150943396226
2012 0.90436835891381

Compare Emerson Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,800.0% 28.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 90.4%
 

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Emerson Middle School
Bakersfield, CA
Public 06 - 08 847 28:1  
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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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