Melrose Elementary



Melrose Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Melrose Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 138
1 89
2 110
3 92
4 97
5 86
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Melrose Elementary is a public elementary school located in Placentia, CA in the Placentia-Yorba Linda Unf School District. It enrolls 612 students in grades 1st through 12th. Melrose Elementary is the 2,121st largest public school in California and the 12,489th largest nationally. It has 21.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 612
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 21.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 28.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 12,489th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,121st out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,479th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,258th out of 6,159

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Melrose Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 319
(52%)
7,628
(52%)
 Female 293
(48%)
7,123
(48%)

Melrose Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 606
(99%)
6,291
(43%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
2,031
(14%)
 White 2
(0%)
5,735
(39%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
451
(3%)
 Black 0
(0%)
194
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
23
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
26
(0%)

Melrose Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 482
(79%)
3,746
(25%)
 Not Eligible 113
(18%)
10,386
(70%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(3%)
619
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Melrose Elementary is ranked 1,267th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Melrose Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.5%) is higher than the state average of 58.5%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Melrose Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 593
2006 591
2007 608
2008 609
2009 601
2010 634
2011 624
2012 612

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.7
2006 23.8
2007 18.6
2008 20.3
2009 19.4
2010 N/A
2011 21.5
2012 21.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.97301854974705
2006 0.99492385786802
2007 0.64309210526316
2008 0.96715927750411
2009 0.86356073211314
2010 0.98264984227129
2011 0.95833333333333
2012 0.81535947712418

Compare Melrose Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,150.0% 21.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 81.5%
 

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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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