Macarthur Elementary



Macarthur Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Macarthur Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 59
1 91
2 85
3 88
4 91
5 95
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Macarthur Elementary is a public elementary school located in Lakewood, CA in the Long Beach Unf School District. It enrolls 509 students in grades 1st through 12th. Macarthur Elementary is the 3,234th largest public school in California and the 20,677th largest nationally. It has 25.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 509
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 20
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,677th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,234th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,717th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,411th out of 6,159

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Macarthur Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 278
(55%)
28,770
(51%)
 Female 231
(45%)
27,111
(49%)

Macarthur Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 238
(47%)
31,103
(56%)
 White 103
(20%)
8,108
(15%)
 Black 91
(18%)
7,964
(14%)
 Asian 55
(11%)
5,674
(10%)
 Two or More 17
(3%)
2,019
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
924
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
89
(0%)

Macarthur Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 268
(53%)
31,624
(57%)
 Not Eligible 199
(39%)
19,868
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(8%)
4,389
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Macarthur Elementary is ranked 2,745th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Macarthur Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.9%) is slightly 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.

Macarthur Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 504
2006 433
2007 465
2008 768
2009 725
2010 628
2011 556
2012 509

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18
2006 17.7
2007 15.6
2008 19.2
2009 17.3
2010 N/A
2011 24.7
2012 25.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56547619047619
2006 0.53348729792148
2007 0.58709677419355
2008 0.75520833333333
2009 0.74344827586207
2010 0.71656050955414
2011 0.30575539568345
2012 0.6090373280943

Compare Macarthur Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,540.0% 25.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 60.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Macarthur Elementary
Lakewood, CA
Public KG - 05 509 25.4:1  
Lakewood Christian Schools
Long Beach, CA
Private PK - 08 404 17:1 1 miles
Cleveland Elementary
Lakewood, CA
Public KG - 05 444 23.4:1 1 miles
St Maria Goretti Elementary School
Long Beach, CA
Private KG - 08 127 14:1 1 miles
Bancroft Middle School
Long Beach, CA
Public 06 - 08 976 27.9:1 1 miles
Monroe K-8
Lakewood, CA
Public KG - 08 680 24.6:1 1 miles
Twain Elementary
Long Beach, CA
Public KG - 05 633 27.5:1 2 miles
Bethany Lutheran School
Long Beach, CA
Private KG - 08 180 15:1 2 miles
St Cornelius Elementary
Long Beach, CA
Private KG - 08 305 22:1 2 miles
Henry K-8
Long Beach, CA
Public KG - 08 772 27.6:1 2 miles
St Cyprian Elementary School
Long Beach, CA
Private KG - 08 204 23:1 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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