Horizon Elementary



Horizon Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Horizon Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 119
1 137
2 127
3 122
4 127
5 122
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Horizon Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bakersfield, CA in the Greenfield Union School District. It enrolls 754 students in grades 1st through 12th. Horizon Elementary is the 980th largest public school in California and the 5,509th largest nationally. It has 29.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 754
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 29:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,509th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 980th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,480th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,769th out of 6,159

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Horizon Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 386
(51%)
4,560
(50%)
 Female 368
(49%)
4,497
(50%)

Horizon Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 625
(83%)
7,283
(80%)
 Asian 45
(6%)
246
(3%)
 White 44
(6%)
734
(8%)
 Black 38
(5%)
683
(8%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
23
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
81
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
7
(0%)

Horizon Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 554
(73%)
6,849
(76%)
 Not Eligible 133
(18%)
1,421
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 67
(9%)
787
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Horizon Elementary is ranked 649th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Horizon Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (82.4%) 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.

Horizon Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 N/A
2006 688
2007 855
2008 685
2009 709
2010 721
2011 761
2012 754

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 19.1
2007 18.2
2008 18.5
2009 19.7
2010 N/A
2011 31.1
2012 29

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.75872093023256
2007 0.83040935672515
2008 0.76058394160584
2009 0.78279266572638
2010 0.8377253814147
2011
2012 0.8236074270557

Compare Horizon Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,900.0% 29.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 82.4%
 

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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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