James L. Bunker Elementary



James L. Bunker Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James L. Bunker Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 81
1 81
2 81
3 80
4 94
5 76
6 77
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James L. Bunker Elementary is a public elementary school located in Newark, CA in the Newark Unf School District. It enrolls 570 students in grades 1st through 12th. James L. Bunker Elementary is the 2,543rd largest public school in California and the 15,452nd largest nationally. It has 24.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 570
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,452nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,543rd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,094th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,505th out of 6,159

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James L. Bunker Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 292
(51%)
1,852
(53%)
 Female 278
(49%)
1,659
(47%)

James L. Bunker Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 218
(38%)
715
(20%)
 Hispanic 147
(26%)
1,886
(54%)
 White 120
(21%)
498
(14%)
 Black 59
(10%)
202
(6%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
127
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
74
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
9
(0%)

James L. Bunker Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 391
(69%)
1,539
(44%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 149
(26%)
1,706
(49%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 30
(5%)
266
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, James L. Bunker Elementary is ranked 3,993rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James L. Bunker Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (31.4%) is 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.

James L. Bunker Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 546
2006 560
2007 542
2008 564
2009 572
2010 560
2011 573
2012 570

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.8
2006 19.2
2007 18.7
2008 18.8
2009 24.9
2010 N/A
2011 25.9
2012 24.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18315018315018
2006 0.27678571428571
2007 0.26014760147601
2008 0.31382978723404
2009 0.29370629370629
2010 0.29107142857143
2011 0.52879581151832
2012 0.3140350877193

Compare James L. Bunker Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,440.0% 24.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 31.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public KG - 06 570 24.4:1  
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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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