General Shafter Elementary



General Shafter Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

General Shafter Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 7
1 14
2 12
3 13
4 21
5 17
6 12
7 24
8 13
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

General Shafter Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bakersfield, CA in the General Shafter Elementary School District. It enrolls 133 students in grades 1st through 12th. General Shafter Elementary is the 5,691st largest public school in California and the 51,357th largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 133
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 51,357th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 5,691st out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 392nd out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 5,591st out of 6,159

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General Shafter Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 68
(51%)
68
(51%)
 Female 65
(49%)
65
(49%)

General Shafter Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 111
(83%)
111
(83%)
 White 20
(15%)
20
(15%)
 Asian 2
(2%)
2
(2%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

General Shafter Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 71
(53%)
71
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 54
(41%)
54
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(6%)
8
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, General Shafter Elementary is ranked 5,193rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of General Shafter Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.6%) is slightly 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.

General Shafter Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 269
2006 210
2007 193
2008 188
2009 185
2010 171
2011 135
2012 133

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.4
2006 19.1
2007 19.3
2008 20.9
2009 20.6
2010 N/A
2011 19.3
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62825278810409
2006 0.74761904761905
2007 0.77720207253886
2008 N/A
2009 0.80540540540541
2010 0.78947368421053
2011 0.044444444444444
2012 0.46616541353383

Compare General Shafter Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 46.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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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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