Venn W. Furgeson Elementary



Venn W. Furgeson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Venn W. Furgeson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 91
1 66
2 53
3 43
4 48
5 44
6 46
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Venn W. Furgeson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Hawaiian Gardens, CA in the Abc Unf School District. It enrolls 391 students in grades 1st through 12th. Venn W. Furgeson Elementary is the 4,482nd largest public school in California and the 32,540th largest nationally. It has 20.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 391
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,540th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,482nd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,016th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,623rd out of 6,159

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Venn W. Furgeson Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 205
(52%)
5,295
(50%)
 Male 186
(48%)
5,366
(50%)

Venn W. Furgeson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 383
(98%)
4,946
(46%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
3,520
(33%)
 White 2
(1%)
787
(7%)
 Black 1
(0%)
940
(9%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
31
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
72
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
365
(3%)

Venn W. Furgeson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 388
(99%)
4,639
(44%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
5,007
(47%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,015
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Venn W. Furgeson Elementary is ranked 2,054th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Venn W. Furgeson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.2%) 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.

Venn W. Furgeson Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 607
2006 548
2007 494
2008 469
2009 427
2010 408
2011 392
2012 391

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19
2006 18.1
2007 17.6
2008 20.4
2009 20.3
2010 N/A
2011 21.1
2012 20.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.9505766062603
2006 0.94525547445255
2007 0.94534412955466
2008 0.94243070362473
2009 0.94613583138173
2010 0.95588235294118
2011 0.87755102040816
2012 0.9923273657289

Compare Venn W. Furgeson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,010.0% 20.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 99.2%
 

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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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