Herbert Hoover Elementary



Herbert Hoover Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Herbert Hoover Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 66
1 67
2 69
3 69
4 72
5 72
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Herbert Hoover Elementary is a public elementary school located in Palo Alto, CA in the Palo Alto Unf School District. It enrolls 415 students in grades 1st through 12th. Herbert Hoover Elementary is the 4,244th largest public school in California and the 30,082nd largest nationally. It has 22.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 415
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.86
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 30,082nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,244th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,711th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,879th out of 6,159

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Herbert Hoover Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 208
(50%)
4,422
(52%)
 Female 207
(50%)
4,091
(48%)

Herbert Hoover Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 291
(70%)
2,846
(33%)
 White 54
(13%)
3,758
(44%)
 Two or More 37
(9%)
621
(7%)
 Hispanic 24
(6%)
971
(11%)
 Black 7
(2%)
209
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
72
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
36
(0%)

Herbert Hoover Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 394
(95%)
7,777
(91%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 18
(4%)
561
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
175
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Herbert Hoover Elementary is ranked 5,728th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Herbert Hoover Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (5.1%) 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.

Herbert Hoover Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 329
2006 334
2007 335
2008 372
2009 388
2010 407
2011 416
2012 415

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 15.2
2007 12.9
2008 19.6
2009 19.8
2010 N/A
2011 21.4
2012 22

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.057750759878419
2006 0.05688622754491
2007 0.056716417910448
2008 0.048387096774194
2009 0.038659793814433
2010 0.044226044226044
2011
2012 0.050602409638554

Compare Herbert Hoover Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,200.0% 22.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 5.1%
 
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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