Ramon Garza Elementary



Ramon Garza Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ramon Garza Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 179
1 170
2 174
3 164
4 130
5 161
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ramon Garza Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bakersfield, CA in the Bakersfield City School District. It enrolls 978 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ramon Garza Elementary is the 225th largest public school in California and the 1,354th largest nationally. It has 22.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 978
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 43.27
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,354th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 225th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,019th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 143rd out of 6,159

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Ramon Garza Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 503
(51%)
13,900
(51%)
 Female 475
(49%)
13,496
(49%)

Ramon Garza Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 904
(92%)
21,269
(78%)
 White 23
(2%)
2,815
(10%)
 Black 19
(2%)
2,413
(9%)
 Asian 14
(1%)
334
(1%)
 Two or More 11
(1%)
354
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
167
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
44
(0%)

Ramon Garza Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 899
(92%)
22,357
(82%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 55
(6%)
1,938
(7%)
 Not Eligible 24
(2%)
3,101
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Ramon Garza Elementary is ranked 53rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ramon Garza Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.5%) 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.

Ramon Garza Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 785
2006 786
2007 795
2008 857
2009 862
2010 965
2011 955
2012 978

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.7
2006 19.6
2007 18.5
2008 21.4
2009 18.3
2010 N/A
2011 22.1
2012 22.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 1.0012738853503
2006 0.96692111959288
2007 0.92327044025157
2008 0.88564760793466
2009 0.95127610208817
2010 0.95336787564767
2011
2012 0.97546012269939

Compare Ramon Garza Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,260.0% 22.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 97.5%
 

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Public KG - 05 978 22.6:1  
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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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