Blanche Charles Elementary



Blanche Charles Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blanche Charles Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 59
1 91
2 100
3 71
4 114
5 77
6 91
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blanche Charles Elementary is a public elementary school located in Calexico, CA in the Calexico Unf School District. It enrolls 603 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blanche Charles Elementary is the 2,203rd largest public school in California and the 13,089th largest nationally. It has 27.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 603
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,089th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,203rd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,812th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,843rd out of 6,159

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Blanche Charles Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 316
(52%)
2,326
(50%)
 Female 287
(48%)
2,300
(50%)

Blanche Charles Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 598
(99%)
4,579
(99%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
23
(0%)
 White 2
(0%)
22
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Blanche Charles Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 600
(100%)
4,605
(100%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
21
(0%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Blanche Charles Elementary is ranked 753rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blanche Charles Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) 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.

Blanche Charles Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 990
2006 875
2007 767
2008 628
2009 614
2010 587
2011 594
2012 603

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.5
2006 22.4
2007 18.7
2008 25.1
2009 24.6
2010 N/A
2011 25.5
2012 27.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81010101010101
2006 0.79314285714286
2007 0.70925684485007
2008 0.71974522292994
2009 0.86644951140065
2010 0.87563884156729
2011 0.99494949494949
2012 0.99502487562189

Compare Blanche Charles Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,740.0% 27.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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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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