Dehesa Elementary



Dehesa Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dehesa Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 35
1 28
2 25
3 27
4 23
5 23
6 24
7 13
8 17
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dehesa Elementary is a public elementary school located in El Cajon, CA in the Dehesa Elementary School District. It enrolls 215 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dehesa Elementary is the 5,451st largest public school in California and the 47,311th largest nationally. It has 19.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 215
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 11.12
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 47,311th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 5,451st out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 777th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 5,296th out of 6,159

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Dehesa Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 108
(50%)
1,008
(48%)
 Female 107
(50%)
1,114
(52%)

Dehesa Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 106
(49%)
1,039
(49%)
 Hispanic 64
(30%)
679
(32%)
 American Indian 20
(9%)
35
(2%)
 Two or More 19
(9%)
118
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Black 2
(1%)
157
(7%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
82
(4%)

Dehesa Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 188
(87%)
1,477
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 27
(13%)
587
(28%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
58
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Dehesa Elementary is ranked 5,641st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dehesa Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.6%) is significantly 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.

Dehesa Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 188
2006 182
2007 166
2008 159
2009 168
2010 208
2011 230
2012 215

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 18.6
2007 13.8
2008 14.5
2009 16.6
2010 N/A
2011 17.5
2012 19.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23404255319149
2006
2007 0.22289156626506
2008 0.32704402515723
2009 0.42261904761905
2010 0.39903846153846
2011 0.98695652173913
2012 0.12558139534884

Compare Dehesa Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,930.0% 19.3:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public KG - 08 215 19.3:1  
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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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