George Washington Elementary



George Washington Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

George Washington Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 93
1 72
2 91
3 62
4 66
5 87
6 58
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

George Washington Elementary is a public elementary school located in Hanford, CA in the Hanford Elementary School District. It enrolls 529 students in grades 1st through 12th. George Washington Elementary is the 3,019th largest public school in California and the 18,896th largest nationally. It has 24.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 529
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24:1
Full Time Teachers: 22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 18,896th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,019th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,822nd out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,843rd out of 6,159

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George Washington Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 271
(51%)
2,360
(51%)
 Female 258
(49%)
2,264
(49%)

George Washington Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 335
(63%)
3,255
(70%)
 White 148
(28%)
885
(19%)
 Black 22
(4%)
271
(6%)
 Two or More 14
(3%)
82
(2%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
107
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
21
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
3
(0%)

George Washington Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 355
(67%)
3,283
(71%)
 Not Eligible 100
(19%)
850
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 74
(14%)
491
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, George Washington Elementary is ranked 1,721st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of George Washington Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.1%) is 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.

George Washington Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 508
2006 451
2007 590
2008 576
2009 556
2010 562
2011 529
2012 529

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.5
2006 20.5
2007 19.7
2008 21.3
2009 21.4
2010 N/A
2011 22.5
2012 24

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.46062992125984
2006 0.61640798226164
2007 0.68135593220339
2008 0.69618055555556
2009 0.75719424460432
2010 0.77046263345196
2011 0.78260869565217
2012 0.8109640831758

Compare George Washington Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,400.0% 24.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 81.1%
 

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George Washington Elementary
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Public KG - 06 529 24:1  
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Public KG - 06 442 20.1:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 12 256 8.5:1 2 miles
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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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