Walnut Park Elementary



Walnut Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Walnut Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 149
1 118
2 152
3 147
4 134
5 125
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Walnut Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Huntington Park, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 825 students in grades 1st through 12th. Walnut Park Elementary is the 635th largest public school in California and the 3,503rd largest nationally. It has 25.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 825
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25:1
Full Time Teachers: 33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,503rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 635th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,471st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 640th out of 6,159

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Walnut Park Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 427
(52%)
227,963
(49%)
 Male 398
(48%)
239,075
(51%)

Walnut Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 821
(100%)
345,197
(74%)
 White 2
(0%)
45,323
(10%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Black 1
(0%)
43,431
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1,764
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
27,887
(6%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,497
(0%)

Walnut Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 655
(79%)
256,262
(55%)
 Not Eligible 109
(13%)
189,940
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 61
(7%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Walnut Park Elementary is ranked 328th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Walnut Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.8%) 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.

Walnut Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1183
2006 1076
2007 1031
2008 973
2009 969
2010 994
2011 930
2012 825

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.7
2006 19.2
2007 19
2008 19.5
2009 21.5
2010 N/A
2011 25.8
2012 25

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.93998309382925
2006 0.41263940520446
2007 0.36372453928225
2008 0.94039054470709
2009 0.91331269349845
2010 0.42655935613682
2011 0.15698924731183
2012 0.86787878787879

Compare Walnut Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,500.0% 25.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 86.8%
 

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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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