Pony Express Elementary



Pony Express Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pony Express Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 41
1 61
2 79
3 59
4 84
5 50
6 76
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pony Express Elementary is a public elementary school located in Sacramento, CA in the Sacramento City Unf School District. It enrolls 450 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pony Express Elementary is the 3,867th largest public school in California and the 26,439th largest nationally. It has 30.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 450
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 30:1
Full Time Teachers: 15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,439th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,867th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,771st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,754th out of 6,159

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Pony Express Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 248
(55%)
14,583
(51%)
 Female 202
(45%)
14,226
(49%)

Pony Express Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 133
(30%)
4,991
(17%)
 Hispanic 118
(26%)
11,080
(38%)
 White 78
(17%)
5,511
(19%)
 Black 66
(15%)
4,981
(17%)
 Two or More 39
(9%)
1,573
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 10
(2%)
462
(2%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
211
(1%)

Pony Express Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 210
(47%)
7,525
(26%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 196
(44%)
19,932
(69%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(10%)
1,352
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Pony Express Elementary is ranked 3,386th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pony Express Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (53.3%) is slightly 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.

Pony Express Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 385
2006 386
2007 385
2008 408
2009 409
2010 443
2011 459
2012 450

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.8
2006 18.3
2007 18.2
2008 20.8
2009 20.4
2010 N/A
2011 25.5
2012 30

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.61558441558442
2006 0.48963730569948
2007 0.51688311688312
2008 0.4656862745098
2009 0.45965770171149
2010 0.48984198645598
2011
2012 0.53333333333333

Compare Pony Express Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
3,000.0% 30.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 53.3%
 
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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