Palms Middle School



Palms Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palms Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 476
7 544
8 580
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Palms Middle School is a public elementary school located in Los Angeles, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 1,600 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 26.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,600
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 61.33

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Palms Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 805
(50%)
227,963
(49%)
 Male 795
(50%)
239,075
(51%)

Palms Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 670
(42%)
345,197
(74%)
 Black 414
(26%)
43,431
(9%)
 White 285
(18%)
45,323
(10%)
 Asian 217
(14%)
27,887
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(0%)
1,764
(0%)
 American Indian 6
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
1,497
(0%)

Palms Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 739
(46%)
189,940
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 702
(44%)
256,262
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 159
(10%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Palms Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (53.8%) is slightly 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.

Palms Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1939
2006 1889
2007 1843
2008 1821
2009 1699
2010 1746
2011 1717
2012 1600

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 26.3
2006 25.7
2007 20.5
2008 26
2009 25.3
2010 N/A
2011 26.3
2012 26.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.47756575554409
2006 0.44997353096877
2007 0.46120455778622
2008 0.42119714442614
2009 0.43555032371984
2010 0.45074455899198
2011 0.27373325567851
2012 0.538125

Compare Palms Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,610.0% 26.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 53.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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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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