Powell Academy for Success



Powell Academy for Success Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Powell Academy for Success Students by Grade
PK 0
K 172
1 150
2 137
3 144
4 125
5 136
6 176
7 154
8 134
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Powell Academy for Success is a public elementary school located in Long Beach, CA in the Long Beach Unf School District. It enrolls 1,328 students in grades 1st through 12th. Powell Academy for Success is the 47th largest public school in California and the 273rd largest nationally. It has 28.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,328
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 47
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 273rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 47th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,196th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 87th out of 6,159

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Powell Academy for Success Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 681
(51%)
28,770
(51%)
 Female 647
(49%)
27,111
(49%)

Powell Academy for Success Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 932
(70%)
31,103
(56%)
 Black 279
(21%)
7,964
(14%)
 Pacific Islander 49
(4%)
924
(2%)
 Asian 34
(3%)
5,674
(10%)
 Two or More 23
(2%)
2,019
(4%)
 White 11
(1%)
8,108
(15%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
89
(0%)

Powell Academy for Success Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,033
(78%)
31,624
(57%)
 Not Eligible 183
(14%)
19,868
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 112
(8%)
4,389
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Powell Academy for Success is ranked 13th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Powell Academy for Success students on free and reduced lunch assistance (86.2%) 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.

Powell Academy for Success Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1449
2006 1375
2007 1241
2008 1175
2009 1159
2010 1227
2011 1287
2012 1328

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.6
2006 19.1
2007 17.5
2008 21.4
2009 22.3
2010 N/A
2011 28
2012 28.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95376121463078
2006 0.96581818181818
2007 0.87348912167607
2008 0.91234042553191
2009 0.8809318377912
2010 0.90627546862266
2011
2012 0.86219879518072

Compare Powell Academy for Success 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 86.2%
 

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Public KG - 08 1,328 28.3:1  
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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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