James Franklin Smith Elementary



James Franklin Smith Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Franklin Smith Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 113
1 114
2 124
3 115
4 134
5 102
6 110
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James Franklin Smith Elementary is a public elementary school located in San Jose, CA in the Evergreen Elementary School District. It enrolls 812 students in grades 1st through 12th. James Franklin Smith Elementary is the 680th largest public school in California and the 3,822nd largest nationally. It has 25.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 812
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,822nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 680th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,717th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 749th out of 6,159

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James Franklin Smith Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 408
(50%)
5,169
(51%)
 Female 404
(50%)
5,051
(49%)

James Franklin Smith Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 637
(78%)
5,997
(59%)
 White 83
(10%)
760
(7%)
 Hispanic 50
(6%)
2,870
(28%)
 Two or More 23
(3%)
301
(3%)
 Black 12
(1%)
206
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
58
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
28
(0%)

James Franklin Smith Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 752
(93%)
6,944
(68%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 47
(6%)
2,658
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(2%)
618
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, James Franklin Smith Elementary is ranked 5,222nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James Franklin Smith Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (7.4%) is significantly 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.

James Franklin Smith Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 690
2006 729
2007 732
2008 764
2009 812
2010 826
2011 798
2012 812

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.9
2006 22
2007 21.5
2008 23.2
2009 22.6
2010 N/A
2011 24
2012 25.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.033333333333333
2006 0.027434842249657
2007 0.027322404371585
2008 0.041884816753927
2009 0.048029556650246
2010 0.054479418886199
2011 0.071428571428571
2012 0.073891625615764

Compare James Franklin Smith Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,540.0% 25.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 7.4%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public KG - 06 812 25.4:1  
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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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