William Anderson Elementary



William Anderson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

William Anderson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 122
1 144
2 133
3 149
4 124
5 127
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

William Anderson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Lawndale, CA in the Lawndale Elementary School District. It enrolls 799 students in grades 1st through 12th. William Anderson Elementary is the 743rd largest public school in California and the 4,119th largest nationally. It has 25.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 799
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 4,119th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 743rd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,717th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 815th out of 6,159

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William Anderson Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 400
(50%)
2,935
(51%)
 Female 399
(50%)
2,853
(49%)

William Anderson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 612
(77%)
4,363
(75%)
 Asian 72
(9%)
382
(7%)
 Black 47
(6%)
522
(9%)
 White 29
(4%)
299
(5%)
 Two or More 22
(3%)
152
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 17
(2%)
65
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

William Anderson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 586
(73%)
4,119
(71%)
 Not Eligible 117
(15%)
931
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 96
(12%)
738
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, William Anderson Elementary is ranked 425th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of William Anderson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.4%) 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.

William Anderson Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 875
2006 769
2007 737
2008 742
2009 780
2010 734
2011 766
2012 799

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.9
2006 21.6
2007 19.6
2008 22.9
2009 22.5
2010 N/A
2011 25.5
2012 25.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.82628571428571
2006 0.851755526658
2007 0.82089552238806
2008 0.83288409703504
2009 0.77564102564103
2010 0.85286103542234
2011 0.71148825065274
2012 0.85356695869837

Compare William Anderson 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 85.4%
 

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Public KG - 05 799 25.4:1  
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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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