Farmdale Elementary



Farmdale Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Farmdale Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 162
1 128
2 159
3 136
4 157
5 148
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Farmdale Elementary is a public elementary school located in Merced, CA in the Weaver Union School District. It enrolls 890 students in grades 1st through 12th. Farmdale Elementary is the 419th largest public school in California and the 2,331st largest nationally. It has 21.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 890
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,331st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 419th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,430th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 177th out of 6,159

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Farmdale Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 461
(52%)
1,340
(51%)
 Male 429
(48%)
1,290
(49%)

Farmdale Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 566
(64%)
1,655
(63%)
 Asian 197
(22%)
463
(18%)
 White 68
(8%)
287
(11%)
 Black 38
(4%)
138
(5%)
 Two or More 11
(1%)
67
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 8
(1%)
13
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
7
(0%)

Farmdale Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 766
(86%)
2,083
(79%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 73
(8%)
248
(9%)
 Not Eligible 51
(6%)
299
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Farmdale Elementary is ranked 134th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Farmdale Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.3%) is significantly 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.

Farmdale Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 763
2008 748
2009 850
2010 861
2011 872
2012 890

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 18.2
2008 18.5
2009 20.5
2010 N/A
2011 21.3
2012 21.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.83617300131062
2008 0.82887700534759
2009 0.87058823529412
2010 0.92566782810685
2011 0.91399082568807
2012 0.94269662921348

Compare Farmdale Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,140.0% 21.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 94.3%
 

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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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