Benito Juarez Elementary



Benito Juarez Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Benito Juarez Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 45
1 38
2 50
3 47
4 53
5 44
6 60
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Benito Juarez Elementary is a public elementary school located in Cerritos, CA in the Abc Unf School District. It enrolls 337 students in grades 1st through 12th. Benito Juarez Elementary is the 4,871st largest public school in California and the 37,864th largest nationally. It has 18.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 337
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,864th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,871st out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 649th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,013th out of 6,159

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Benito Juarez Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 172
(51%)
5,366
(50%)
 Female 165
(49%)
5,295
(50%)

Benito Juarez Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 208
(62%)
4,946
(46%)
 Asian 56
(17%)
3,520
(33%)
 Black 40
(12%)
940
(9%)
 White 20
(6%)
787
(7%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
365
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
72
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
31
(0%)

Benito Juarez Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 178
(53%)
4,639
(44%)
 Not Eligible 94
(28%)
5,007
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 65
(19%)
1,015
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Benito Juarez Elementary is ranked 3,362nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Benito Juarez Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (72.1%) 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.

Benito Juarez Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 439
2006 404
2007 407
2008 410
2009 385
2010 388
2011 366
2012 337

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.9
2006 21.3
2007 18.5
2008 18.6
2009 19.2
2010 N/A
2011 26.1
2012 18.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.66059225512528
2006 0.59158415841584
2007 0.6019656019656
2008 0.60731707317073
2009 0.67532467532468
2010 0.66494845360825
2011
2012 0.72106824925816

Compare Benito Juarez Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,870.0% 18.7:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 72.1%
 

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Public KG - 06 337 18.7:1  
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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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