Sheldon Elementary



Sheldon Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sheldon Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 55
1 67
2 69
3 57
4 48
5 54
6 61
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sheldon Elementary is a public elementary school located in Richmond, CA in the West Contra Costa Unf School District. It enrolls 411 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sheldon Elementary is the 4,297th largest public school in California and the 30,528th largest nationally. It has 22.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 411
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 30,528th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,297th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,125th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,013th out of 6,159

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Sheldon Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 219
(53%)
9,888
(51%)
 Female 192
(47%)
9,418
(49%)

Sheldon Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 127
(31%)
9,872
(51%)
 Black 122
(30%)
3,766
(20%)
 Asian 79
(19%)
2,983
(15%)
 White 63
(15%)
2,286
(12%)
 Pacific Islander 11
(3%)
132
(1%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
232
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
35
(0%)

Sheldon Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 194
(47%)
12,443
(64%)
 Not Eligible 146
(36%)
5,618
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 71
(17%)
1,245
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Sheldon Elementary is ranked 3,156th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sheldon Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (64.5%) is slightly 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.

Sheldon Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 383
2006 363
2007 346
2008 356
2009 345
2010 421
2011 415
2012 411

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.3
2006 19.1
2007 18.2
2008 19.8
2009 21.6
2010 N/A
2011 19.8
2012 22.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49086161879896
2006 0.59228650137741
2007 0.65028901734104
2008 0.61797752808989
2009 0.63188405797101
2010 0.60807600950119
2011 0.32530120481928
2012 0.64476885644769

Compare Sheldon Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,280.0% 22.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 64.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Sheldon Elementary
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Public KG - 06 411 22.8:1  
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Private KG - 05 81 17:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 08 165 9:1 2 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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