Bridges Academy



Bridges Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bridges Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 61
1 64
2 66
3 70
4 57
5 63
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bridges Academy is a public elementary school located in Oakland, CA in the Oakland Unf School District. It enrolls 381 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bridges Academy is the 4,564th largest public school in California and the 33,539th largest nationally. It has 19.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 381
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19:1
Full Time Teachers: 20
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,539th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,564th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 711th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,411th out of 6,159

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Bridges Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 195
(51%)
17,740
(49%)
 Male 186
(49%)
18,662
(51%)

Bridges Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 358
(94%)
15,772
(43%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
4,816
(13%)
 White 6
(2%)
3,605
(10%)
 Black 4
(1%)
10,080
(28%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
111
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
358
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,660
(5%)

Bridges Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 378
(99%)
26,643
(73%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
8,335
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
1,424
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Bridges Academy is ranked 2,136th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bridges Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.2%) 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.

Bridges Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 363
2006 351
2007 381
2008 380
2009 388
2010 388
2011 398
2012 381

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.2
2006 17.6
2007 18.8
2008 17.4
2009 18
2010 N/A
2011 19.9
2012 19

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.92837465564738
2006 0.96581196581197
2007 0.90813648293963
2008 0.86842105263158
2009 0.86340206185567
2010 0.8659793814433
2011 0.84170854271357
2012 0.99212598425197

Compare Bridges Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,900.0% 19.0:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 99.2%
 

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