Los Cerritos Elementary



Los Cerritos Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Los Cerritos Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 89
1 91
2 94
3 91
4 87
5 89
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Los Cerritos Elementary is a public elementary school located in Long Beach, CA in the Long Beach Unf School District. It enrolls 541 students in grades 1st through 12th. Los Cerritos Elementary is the 2,878th largest public school in California and the 17,813th largest nationally. It has 30.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 541
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 30.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,813th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,878th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,797th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,013th out of 6,159

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Los Cerritos Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 292
(54%)
28,770
(51%)
 Female 249
(46%)
27,111
(49%)

Los Cerritos Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 165
(30%)
31,103
(56%)
 Black 104
(19%)
7,964
(14%)
 Asian 96
(18%)
5,674
(10%)
 White 84
(16%)
8,108
(15%)
 Two or More 75
(14%)
2,019
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 14
(3%)
924
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
89
(0%)

Los Cerritos Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 325
(60%)
19,868
(36%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 176
(33%)
31,624
(57%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(7%)
4,389
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Los Cerritos Elementary is ranked 3,638th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Los Cerritos Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.9%) is lower than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Los Cerritos Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 469
2006 451
2007 450
2008 479
2009 488
2010 469
2011 516
2012 541

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.8
2006 19.6
2007 17.3
2008 21.8
2009 20.3
2010 N/A
2011 29.1
2012 30.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37313432835821
2006 0.37028824833703
2007 0.34
2008 0.36534446764092
2009 0.39959016393443
2010 0.38379530916844
2011 0.094961240310078
2012 0.3992606284658

Compare Los Cerritos Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
3,010.0% 30.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public KG - 05 541 30.1:1  
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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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