Florence Griffith Joyner Elementary



Florence Griffith Joyner Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Florence Griffith Joyner Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 122
1 127
2 130
3 117
4 106
5 103
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Florence Griffith Joyner Elementary is a public elementary school located in Los Angeles, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 705 students in grades 1st through 12th. Florence Griffith Joyner Elementary is the 1,327th largest public school in California and the 7,440th largest nationally. It has 22.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 705
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,440th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,327th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,711th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 749th out of 6,159

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Florence Griffith Joyner Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 367
(52%)
239,075
(51%)
 Female 338
(48%)
227,963
(49%)

Florence Griffith Joyner Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 495
(70%)
345,197
(74%)
 Black 206
(29%)
43,431
(9%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
27,887
(6%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
45,323
(10%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,497
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1,764
(0%)

Florence Griffith Joyner Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 493
(70%)
256,262
(55%)
 Not Eligible 209
(30%)
189,940
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(0%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Florence Griffith Joyner Elementary is ranked 1,293rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Florence Griffith Joyner Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.4%) 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.

Florence Griffith Joyner Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1042
2006 1023
2007 990
2008 934
2009 903
2010 869
2011 806
2012 705

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.3
2006 20.3
2007 16.8
2008 19.1
2009 22.6
2010 N/A
2011 24.4
2012 22

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.73224568138196
2006 0.97262952101662
2007 0.87474747474747
2008 0.93468950749465
2009 0.95681063122924
2010 0.60759493670886
2011 0.99627791563275
2012 0.70354609929078

Compare Florence Griffith Joyner Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,200.0% 22.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 70.4%
 

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