Cortada Elementary



Cortada Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cortada Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 77
1 69
2 66
3 67
4 64
5 75
6 64
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cortada Elementary is a public elementary school located in El Monte, CA in the El Monte City Elementary School District. It enrolls 482 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cortada Elementary is the 3,553rd largest public school in California and the 23,236th largest nationally. It has 26.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 482
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,236th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,553rd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,496th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,013th out of 6,159

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Cortada Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 246
(51%)
4,823
(52%)
 Female 236
(49%)
4,481
(48%)

Cortada Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 394
(82%)
7,338
(79%)
 Asian 87
(18%)
1,698
(18%)
 Black 1
(0%)
33
(0%)
 White 0
(0%)
206
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
25
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Cortada Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 411
(85%)
7,520
(81%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(7%)
729
(8%)
 Not Eligible 35
(7%)
1,055
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Cortada Elementary is ranked 1,597th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cortada Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.7%) 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.

Cortada Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 620
2006 591
2007 584
2008 552
2009 535
2010 548
2011 494
2012 482

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.7
2006 21.1
2007 20.9
2008 22.1
2009 25.5
2010 N/A
2011 27.4
2012 26.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90322580645161
2006 0.93570219966159
2007 0.91780821917808
2008 0.94746376811594
2009 0.93084112149533
2010 0.89416058394161
2011
2012 0.92738589211618

Compare Cortada Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,680.0% 26.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 92.7%
 

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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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