Muir K-8



Muir K-8 Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Muir K-8 Students by Grade
PK 0
K 137
1 143
2 141
3 144
4 131
5 140
6 79
7 74
8 70
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Muir K-8 is a public elementary school located in Long Beach, CA in the Long Beach Unf School District. It enrolls 1,059 students in grades 1st through 12th. Muir K-8 is the 144th largest public school in California and the 893rd largest nationally. It has 28.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,059
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 37.41
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 893rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 144th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,196th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 328th out of 6,159

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Muir K-8 Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 552
(52%)
28,770
(51%)
 Female 507
(48%)
27,111
(49%)

Muir K-8 Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 683
(64%)
31,103
(56%)
 Asian 178
(17%)
5,674
(10%)
 Black 134
(13%)
7,964
(14%)
 Pacific Islander 34
(3%)
924
(2%)
 Two or More 23
(2%)
2,019
(4%)
 White 6
(1%)
8,108
(15%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
89
(0%)

Muir K-8 Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 624
(59%)
31,624
(57%)
 Not Eligible 262
(25%)
19,868
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 173
(16%)
4,389
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Muir K-8 is ranked 183rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Muir K-8 students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.3%) 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.

Muir K-8 Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 969
2006 906
2007 901
2008 1030
2009 1060
2010 1033
2011 1019
2012 1059

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 18.3
2007 16.7
2008 21.9
2009 22.6
2010 N/A
2011 28.9
2012 28.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86274509803922
2006 0.8841059602649
2007 0.90122086570477
2008 0.8378640776699
2009 0.85943396226415
2010 0.85866408518877
2011
2012 0.75259678942398

Compare Muir K-8 to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,830.0% 28.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 75.3%
 

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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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