Howard Tanner



Howard Tanner Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Howard Tanner Students by Grade
PK 0
K 84
1 135
2 79
3 99
4 102
5 100
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Howard Tanner is a public elementary school located in Paramount, CA in the Paramount Unf School District. It enrolls 599 students in grades 1st through 12th. Howard Tanner is the 2,234th largest public school in California and the 13,352nd largest nationally. It has 30.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 599
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 30.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,352nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,234th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,911th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,623rd out of 6,159

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Howard Tanner Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 308
(51%)
5,356
(51%)
 Female 291
(49%)
5,247
(49%)

Howard Tanner Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 528
(88%)
9,283
(88%)
 Black 50
(8%)
890
(8%)
 Pacific Islander 8
(1%)
81
(1%)
 White 7
(1%)
136
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
71
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
139
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Howard Tanner Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 440
(73%)
8,093
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 159
(27%)
2,510
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Howard Tanner is ranked 4,207th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Howard Tanner students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.5%) 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.

Howard Tanner Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 822
2006 743
2007 771
2008 772
2009 707
2010 629
2011 644
2012 599

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23
2006 22
2007 22
2008 23.4
2009 22.8
2010 N/A
2011 30.7
2012 30.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86861313868613
2006 0.80753701211306
2007 0.89234760051881
2008 0.87953367875648
2009 0.84865629420085
2010 0.94753577106518
2011
2012 0.26544240400668

Compare Howard Tanner to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
3,070.0% 30.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.5%
 
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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