Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary



Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 96
2 144
3 168
4 170
5 170
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary is a public elementary school located in Northridge, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 748 students in grades 1st through 12th. Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary is the 1,021st largest public school in California and the 5,711th largest nationally. It has 29.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 748
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 29.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,711th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,021st out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,745th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,012th out of 6,159

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Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 379
(51%)
227,963
(49%)
 Male 369
(49%)
239,075
(51%)

Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 289
(39%)
45,323
(10%)
 Asian 289
(39%)
27,887
(6%)
 Hispanic 149
(20%)
345,197
(74%)
 Black 18
(2%)
43,431
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
1,764
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,497
(0%)

Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 584
(78%)
189,940
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 101
(14%)
256,262
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 63
(8%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary is ranked 4,156th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.9%) is significantly 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.

Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 659
2006 618
2007 607
2008 644
2009 742
2010 746
2011 748
2012 748

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.4
2006 21.3
2007 19.8
2008 23.9
2009 27.5
2010 N/A
2011 29.9
2012 29.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25189681335357
2006 0.24919093851133
2007 0.20263591433278
2008 0.18944099378882
2009 0.18194070080863
2010 0.18230563002681
2011
2012 0.2192513368984

Compare Balboa Gifted/High Ability Magnet Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,990.0% 29.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.9%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Public 01 - 05 748 29.9:1  
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Private PK - 05 64 8:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 05 416 23.1:1 1 miles
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