Wilshire Park Elementary



Wilshire Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wilshire Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 86
1 105
2 97
3 100
4 81
5 78
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wilshire Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Los Angeles, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 547 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wilshire Park Elementary is the 2,819th largest public school in California and the 17,318th largest nationally. It has 23.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 547
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,318th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,819th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,689th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,543rd out of 6,159

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Wilshire Park Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 288
(53%)
239,075
(51%)
 Female 259
(47%)
227,963
(49%)

Wilshire Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 321
(59%)
345,197
(74%)
 Asian 195
(36%)
27,887
(6%)
 Black 19
(3%)
43,431
(9%)
 White 9
(2%)
45,323
(10%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1,764
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,497
(0%)

Wilshire Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 301
(55%)
256,262
(55%)
 Not Eligible 192
(35%)
189,940
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 54
(10%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Wilshire Park Elementary is ranked 2,351st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wilshire Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.9%) 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.

Wilshire Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 N/A
2006 463
2007 505
2008 519
2009 475
2010 483
2011 509
2012 547

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 19.3
2007 17.3
2008 18.5
2009 19.8
2010 N/A
2011 23.1
2012 23.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.76025917926566
2007 0.71485148514851
2008 0.73603082851638
2009 0.76631578947368
2010 0.78260869565217
2011
2012 0.64899451553931

Compare Wilshire Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,380.0% 23.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 64.9%
 

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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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