Barron Park Elementary



Barron Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Barron Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 46
1 57
2 46
3 84
4 67
5 46
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Barron Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Palo Alto, CA in the Palo Alto Unf School District. It enrolls 346 students in grades 1st through 12th. Barron Park Elementary is the 4,822nd largest public school in California and the 37,043rd largest nationally. It has 18.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 346
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.57
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 37,043rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,822nd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 637th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,913th out of 6,159

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Barron Park Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 183
(53%)
4,422
(52%)
 Female 163
(47%)
4,091
(48%)

Barron Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 133
(38%)
3,758
(44%)
 Hispanic 102
(29%)
971
(11%)
 Asian 76
(22%)
2,846
(33%)
 Two or More 19
(5%)
621
(7%)
 Black 12
(3%)
209
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
72
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
36
(0%)

Barron Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 259
(75%)
7,777
(91%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 70
(20%)
561
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(5%)
175
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Barron Park Elementary is ranked 4,912th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Barron Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.1%) 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.

Barron Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 263
2006 282
2007 294
2008 343
2009 322
2010 316
2011 335
2012 346

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 12.8
2007 10.5
2008 14.9
2009 15.3
2010 N/A
2011 17.5
2012 18.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30038022813688
2006 0.28014184397163
2007 0.31292517006803
2008 0.29446064139942
2009 0.31366459627329
2010 0.31329113924051
2011
2012 0.2514450867052

Compare Barron Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,860.0% 18.6:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.1%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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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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