University Park Elementary



University Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

University Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 95
1 71
2 90
3 82
4 103
5 78
6 83
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

University Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Salinas, CA in the Salinas City Elementary School District. It enrolls 602 students in grades 1st through 12th. University Park Elementary is the 2,208th largest public school in California and the 13,148th largest nationally. It has 28.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 602
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 21
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,148th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,208th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,370th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,130th out of 6,159

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University Park Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 325
(54%)
4,462
(51%)
 Female 277
(46%)
4,345
(49%)

University Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 479
(80%)
7,713
(88%)
 White 70
(12%)
602
(7%)
 Asian 25
(4%)
237
(3%)
 Black 16
(3%)
109
(1%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
114
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
16
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
16
(0%)

University Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 348
(58%)
5,619
(64%)
 Not Eligible 178
(30%)
2,015
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 76
(13%)
1,173
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, University Park Elementary is ranked 1,764th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of University Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.4%) 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.

University Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 604
2006 581
2007 620
2008 628
2009 615
2010 607
2011 613
2012 602

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.2
2006 24.2
2007 22.1
2008 22.4
2009 22.8
2010 N/A
2011 27.9
2012 28.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.49668874172185
2006 0.50774526678141
2007 0.54677419354839
2008 0.55414012738854
2009 0.62113821138211
2010 0.65733113673806
2011 0.50244698205546
2012 0.70431893687708

Compare University Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,870.0% 28.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 70.4%
 

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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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