Don Benito Fundamental



Don Benito Fundamental Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Don Benito Fundamental Students by Grade
PK 0
K 98
1 104
2 113
3 111
4 114
5 98
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Don Benito Fundamental is a public elementary school located in Pasadena, CA in the Pasadena Unf School District. It enrolls 638 students in grades 1st through 12th. Don Benito Fundamental is the 1,875th largest public school in California and the 10,843rd largest nationally. It has 26.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 638
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 10,843rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,875th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,381st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,269th out of 6,159

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Don Benito Fundamental Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 330
(52%)
8,104
(52%)
 Female 308
(48%)
7,591
(48%)

Don Benito Fundamental Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 218
(34%)
9,201
(59%)
 White 210
(33%)
2,588
(16%)
 Black 98
(15%)
2,316
(15%)
 Asian 71
(11%)
966
(6%)
 Two or More 38
(6%)
544
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
43
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
37
(0%)

Don Benito Fundamental Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 412
(65%)
5,742
(37%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 186
(29%)
8,771
(56%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(6%)
1,182
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Don Benito Fundamental is ranked 3,530th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Don Benito Fundamental students on free and reduced lunch assistance (35.4%) is 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.

Don Benito Fundamental Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 818
2006 789
2007 807
2008 747
2009 709
2010 666
2011 675
2012 638

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.5
2006 22.5
2007 19.6
2008 20
2009 21.5
2010 N/A
2011 26
2012 26.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31662591687042
2006 0.32192648922687
2007 N/A
2008 0.24364123159304
2009 0.35966149506347
2010 0.37987987987988
2011 0.41333333333333
2012 0.35423197492163

Compare Don Benito Fundamental to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,660.0% 26.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 35.4%
 
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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