Poplar Elementary



Poplar Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Poplar Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 102
1 103
2 115
3 99
4 105
5 83
6 91
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Poplar Elementary is a public elementary school located in Fontana, CA in the Fontana Unf School District. It enrolls 698 students in grades 1st through 12th. Poplar Elementary is the 1,388th largest public school in California and the 7,750th largest nationally. It has 26.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 698
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.68
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,750th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,388th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,156th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,668th out of 6,159

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Poplar Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 358
(51%)
13,357
(51%)
 Female 340
(49%)
12,763
(49%)

Poplar Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 648
(93%)
22,604
(87%)
 White 28
(4%)
1,217
(5%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
574
(2%)
 Black 8
(1%)
1,454
(6%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
180
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
67
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
24
(0%)

Poplar Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 695
(100%)
22,219
(85%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
2,126
(8%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,775
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Poplar Elementary is ranked 392nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Poplar Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.6%) 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.

Poplar Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 754
2006 737
2007 703
2008 786
2009 768
2010 760
2011 724
2012 698

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.9
2006 19.9
2007 18.7
2008 21.2
2009 24
2010 N/A
2011 26.3
2012 26.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91644562334218
2006 0.93080054274084
2007 0.8022759601707
2008 0.86005089058524
2009 0.86979166666667
2010 0.88552631578947
2011
2012 0.99570200573066

Compare Poplar Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,620.0% 26.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 99.6%
 

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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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