Dewey Elementary



Dewey Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dewey Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 83
1 97
2 87
3 59
4 66
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dewey Elementary is a public elementary school located in San Diego, CA in the San Diego Unf School District. It enrolls 392 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dewey Elementary is the 4,474th largest public school in California and the 32,418th largest nationally. It has 19.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 392
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 20
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,418th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,474th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 851st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,411th out of 6,159

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Dewey Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 227
(58%)
47,483
(51%)
 Female 165
(42%)
45,196
(49%)

Dewey Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 150
(38%)
43,636
(47%)
 White 103
(26%)
21,189
(23%)
 Black 72
(18%)
9,386
(10%)
 Two or More 42
(11%)
5,395
(6%)
 Asian 22
(6%)
12,272
(13%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
559
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
242
(0%)

Dewey Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 154
(39%)
8,085
(9%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 132
(34%)
52,873
(57%)
 Not Eligible 106
(27%)
31,721
(34%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Dewey Elementary is ranked 2,967th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dewey Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (73.0%) 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.

Dewey Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 288
2006 391
2007 442
2008 457
2009 434
2010 438
2011 419
2012 392

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.7
2006 16
2007 18.8
2008 18
2009 19.9
2010 N/A
2011 20
2012 19.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.69097222222222
2006 0.72378516624041
2007 0.68778280542986
2008 0.68927789934354
2009 0.77188940092166
2010 0.78767123287671
2011
2012 0.72959183673469

Compare Dewey Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,960.0% 19.6:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 73.0%
 

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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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