Leona Jackson



Leona Jackson Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Leona Jackson Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 91
5 97
6 190
7 165
8 166
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Leona Jackson is a public elementary school located in Paramount, CA in the Paramount Unf School District. It enrolls 709 students in grades 1st through 12th. Leona Jackson is the 1,300th largest public school in California and the 7,269th largest nationally. It has 30.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 709
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 30.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,269th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,300th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,815th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,462nd out of 6,159

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Leona Jackson Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 355
(50%)
5,247
(49%)
 Male 354
(50%)
5,356
(51%)

Leona Jackson Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 550
(78%)
9,283
(88%)
 Black 113
(16%)
890
(8%)
 Asian 20
(3%)
139
(1%)
 White 14
(2%)
136
(1%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
71
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
81
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Leona Jackson Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 515
(73%)
8,093
(76%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 194
(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, Leona Jackson is ranked 3,844th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Leona Jackson students on free and reduced lunch assistance (27.4%) 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.

Leona Jackson Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 487
2006 504
2007 660
2008 628
2009 771
2010 770
2011 757
2012 709

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.2
2006 21
2007 20
2008 23.3
2009 23.4
2010 N/A
2011 28.1
2012 30.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.94250513347023
2006 0.88690476190476
2007 0.88636363636364
2008 0.85828025477707
2009 0.88456549935149
2010 0.88701298701299
2011
2012 0.27362482369535

Compare Leona Jackson to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
3,020.0% 30.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 27.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public 04 - 08 709 30.2:1  
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Public KG - 05 589 31:1 1 miles
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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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