John Muir Elementary



John Muir Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

John Muir Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 50
1 60
2 38
3 36
4 37
5 39
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

John Muir Elementary is a public elementary school located in Berkeley, CA in the Berkeley Unf School District. It enrolls 260 students in grades 1st through 12th. John Muir Elementary is the 5,256th largest public school in California and the 44,425th largest nationally. It has 20.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 260
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 13
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,425th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 5,256th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 975th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 5,074th out of 6,159

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John Muir Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 136
(52%)
3,235
(52%)
 Female 124
(48%)
3,022
(48%)

John Muir Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 87
(33%)
2,205
(35%)
 Black 72
(28%)
1,183
(19%)
 Hispanic 45
(17%)
1,518
(24%)
 Two or More 36
(14%)
845
(14%)
 Asian 19
(7%)
477
(8%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
15
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

John Muir Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 134
(52%)
3,485
(56%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 110
(42%)
2,435
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 16
(6%)
337
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, John Muir Elementary is ranked 4,502nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of John Muir Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (48.5%) 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.

John Muir Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 198
2006 204
2007 194
2008 228
2009 231
2010 242
2011 247
2012 260

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.3
2006 12.7
2007 11.1
2008 14.8
2009 13.5
2010 N/A
2011 20.6
2012 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62626262626263
2006 0.6078431372549
2007 0.62371134020619
2008 0.51754385964912
2009 0.51948051948052
2010 0.58677685950413
2011 0.56275303643725
2012 0.48461538461538

Compare John Muir Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 48.5%
 
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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