James Monroe Elementary



James Monroe Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Monroe Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 98
1 102
2 92
3 97
4 94
5 97
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James Monroe Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bermuda Dunes, CA in the Desert Sands Unf School District. It enrolls 580 students in grades 1st through 12th. James Monroe Elementary is the 2,423rd largest public school in California and the 14,699th largest nationally. It has 25.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 580
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 14,699th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,423rd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,592nd out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,543rd out of 6,159

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James Monroe Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 324
(56%)
10,212
(51%)
 Female 256
(44%)
9,826
(49%)

James Monroe Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 296
(51%)
14,328
(72%)
 White 232
(40%)
4,319
(22%)
 Black 22
(4%)
357
(2%)
 Asian 17
(3%)
522
(3%)
 Two or More 11
(2%)
433
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
19
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
60
(0%)

James Monroe Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 297
(51%)
12,061
(60%)
 Not Eligible 219
(38%)
5,814
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 64
(11%)
2,163
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, James Monroe Elementary is ranked 2,291st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James Monroe Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.2%) is slightly 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.

James Monroe Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 669
2006 512
2007 515
2008 541
2009 581
2010 560
2011 576
2012 580

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.1
2006 18.6
2007 16.9
2008 19
2009 22.3
2010 N/A
2011 25
2012 25.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49177877428999
2006 0.39453125
2007 0.50291262135922
2008 0.48059149722736
2009 0.47332185886403
2010 0.58035714285714
2011 0.85590277777778
2012 0.62241379310345

Compare James Monroe Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,520.0% 25.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 62.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
James Monroe Elementary
Bermuda Dunes, CA
Public KG - 05 580 25.2:1  
Palm Desert Learning Tree
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Private PK - 05 151 8:1 1 miles
Tot Stop Preschool
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Private PK - KG 91 15:1 1 miles
Desert Christian Academy
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Private PK - 12 481 15:1 1 miles
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Public 06 - 08 1,039 27.2:1 1 miles
Bermuda Dunes Learning Center
Bermuda Dunes, CA
Private PK - TK 187 22:1 1 miles
Horizon
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Public KG - 12 334 18.6:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 05 877 27.2:1 2 miles
Amelia Earhart Elementary School of International
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Public KG - 05 927 27.6:1 2 miles
Gerald R. Ford Elementary
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Public KG - 05 776 26.6:1 2 miles
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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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