Zela Davis



Zela Davis Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Zela Davis Students by Grade
PK 0
K 251
1 214
2 220
3 214
4 192
5 199
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Zela Davis is a public elementary school located in Hawthorne, CA in the Hawthorne School District. It enrolls 1,290 students in grades 1st through 12th. Zela Davis is the 48th largest public school in California and the 300th largest nationally. It has 28.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,290
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 45
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 300th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 48th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,370th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 114th out of 6,159

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Zela Davis Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 671
(52%)
4,337
(51%)
 Female 619
(48%)
4,089
(49%)

Zela Davis Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 830
(64%)
5,861
(70%)
 Black 366
(28%)
1,881
(22%)
 Asian 55
(4%)
324
(4%)
 White 19
(1%)
172
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 16
(1%)
127
(2%)
 Two or More 4
(0%)
38
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
23
(0%)

Zela Davis Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,127
(87%)
6,731
(80%)
 Not Eligible 83
(6%)
1,007
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 80
(6%)
688
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Zela Davis is ranked 10th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Zela Davis students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.6%) 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.

Zela Davis Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1335
2006 1252
2007 1153
2008 1141
2009 1180
2010 1163
2011 1181
2012 1290

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.9
2006 20.2
2007 19.5
2008 20.7
2009 22.7
2010 N/A
2011 24.1
2012 28.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86516853932584
2006 0.91533546325879
2007 0.89332176929748
2008 0.87291849255039
2009 0.94237288135593
2010 0.90713671539123
2011
2012 0.93565891472868

Compare Zela Davis to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,870.0% 28.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 93.6%
 

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Public KG - 05 1,290 28.7:1  
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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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