Ascend



Ascend Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ascend Students by Grade
PK 0
K 47
1 48
2 50
3 51
4 46
5 48
6 49
7 48
8 50
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ascend is a public elementary school located in Oakland, CA in the Oakland Unf School District. It enrolls 437 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ascend is the 4,026th largest public school in California and the 27,800th largest nationally. It has 22.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 437
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 27,800th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,026th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,902nd out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,623rd out of 6,159

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Ascend Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 229
(52%)
18,662
(51%)
 Female 208
(48%)
17,740
(49%)

Ascend Students by Ethnicity

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Hispanic 403
(92%)
15,772
(43%)
 Asian 18
(4%)
4,816
(13%)
 Black 9
(2%)
10,080
(28%)
 White 5
(1%)
3,605
(10%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,660
(5%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
111
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
358
(1%)

Ascend Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 362
(83%)
26,643
(73%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 47
(11%)
1,424
(4%)
 Not Eligible 28
(6%)
8,335
(23%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Ascend is ranked 1,884th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ascend students on free and reduced lunch assistance (93.6%) 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.

Ascend Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 268
2006 290
2007 319
2008 363
2009 347
2010 432
2011 436
2012 437

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.7
2006 16.8
2007 17.6
2008 16.1
2009 17.9
2010 N/A
2011 22.4
2012 22.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83582089552239
2006 0.96551724137931
2007 0.89655172413793
2008 0.8099173553719
2009 0.90489913544669
2010 0.88888888888889
2011 0.88073394495413
2012 0.93592677345538

Compare Ascend to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,240.0% 22.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 93.6%
 

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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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