Bret Harte Elementary



Bret Harte Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bret Harte Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 143
1 145
2 144
3 123
4 101
5 118
6 100
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bret Harte Elementary is a public elementary school located in Modesto, CA in the Modesto City Elementary School District. It enrolls 874 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bret Harte Elementary is the 463rd largest public school in California and the 2,578th largest nationally. It has 25.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 874
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 34
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,578th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 463rd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,880th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 550th out of 6,159

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Bret Harte Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 450
(51%)
6,367
(52%)
 Female 424
(49%)
5,857
(48%)

Bret Harte Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 782
(89%)
8,164
(67%)
 Two or More 48
(5%)
801
(7%)
 White 21
(2%)
2,247
(18%)
 Black 9
(1%)
374
(3%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
493
(4%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
65
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
80
(1%)

Bret Harte Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 823
(94%)
9,798
(80%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 27
(3%)
639
(5%)
 Not Eligible 24
(3%)
1,787
(15%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Bret Harte Elementary is ranked 122nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bret Harte Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.3%) 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.

Bret Harte Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 901
2006 887
2007 866
2008 816
2009 858
2010 831
2011 871
2012 874

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.8
2006 19.7
2007 17.8
2008 19
2009 20
2010 N/A
2011 21.8
2012 25.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.95338512763596
2006 0.95264937993236
2007 0.98267898383372
2008 0.97671568627451
2009 0.95337995337995
2010 0.96269554753309
2011 0.90929965556831
2012 0.97254004576659

Compare Bret Harte Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,570.0% 25.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 97.3%
 

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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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