Wayside Elementary



Wayside Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wayside Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 135
1 130
2 133
3 123
4 109
5 119
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wayside Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bakersfield, CA in the Bakersfield City School District. It enrolls 749 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wayside Elementary is the 1,018th largest public school in California and the 5,682nd largest nationally. It has 20.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 749
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.2
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,682nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,018th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,201st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 390th out of 6,159

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Wayside Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 379
(51%)
13,496
(49%)
 Male 370
(49%)
13,900
(51%)

Wayside Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 641
(86%)
21,269
(78%)
 Black 47
(6%)
2,413
(9%)
 White 38
(5%)
2,815
(10%)
 Two or More 9
(1%)
354
(1%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
167
(1%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
334
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
44
(0%)

Wayside Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 669
(89%)
22,357
(82%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(6%)
1,938
(7%)
 Not Eligible 36
(5%)
3,101
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Wayside Elementary is ranked 340th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wayside Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.2%) 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.

Wayside Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 665
2006 685
2007 676
2008 698
2009 738
2010 747
2011 762
2012 749

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19
2006 19.6
2007 17
2008 19.4
2009 18
2010 N/A
2011 20.5
2012 20.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 1.009022556391
2006 0.92262773722628
2007 0.89940828402367
2008 0.93839541547278
2009 0.9579945799458
2010 0.9718875502008
2011
2012 0.95193591455274

Compare Wayside Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,070.0% 20.7:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 95.2%
 

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Public KG - 05 749 20.7:1  
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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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