Shirakawa (george Senior) Elementary



Shirakawa (george Senior) Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Shirakawa (george Senior) Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 72
1 111
2 108
3 110
4 98
5 96
6 102
7 99
8 95
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Shirakawa (george Senior) Elementary is a public elementary school located in San Jose, CA in the Franklin-Mckinley Elementary School District. It enrolls 891 students in grades 1st through 12th. Shirakawa (george Senior) Elementary is the 417th largest public school in California and the 2,316th largest nationally. It has 26.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 891
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,316th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 417th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,231st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 603rd out of 6,159

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Shirakawa (george Senior) Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 467
(52%)
4,711
(51%)
 Female 424
(48%)
4,467
(49%)

Shirakawa (george Senior) Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 442
(50%)
3,099
(34%)
 Hispanic 367
(41%)
5,617
(61%)
 White 29
(3%)
138
(2%)
 Two or More 27
(3%)
109
(1%)
 Black 21
(2%)
153
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
49
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Shirakawa (george Senior) Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 452
(51%)
5,596
(61%)
 Not Eligible 354
(40%)
2,701
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 85
(10%)
881
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Shirakawa (george Senior) Elementary is ranked 1,027th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Shirakawa (george Senior) Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (60.3%) 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.

Shirakawa (george Senior) Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 810
2006 823
2007 854
2008 852
2009 908
2010 865
2011 895
2012 891

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.5
2006 23.5
2007 20.3
2008 24.3
2009 25.9
2010 N/A
2011 25.9
2012 26.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.59135802469136
2006 0.60388821385176
2007 0.60772833723653
2008 0.65492957746479
2009 0.69273127753304
2010 0.6971098265896
2011
2012 0.6026936026936

Compare Shirakawa (george Senior) Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,630.0% 26.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 60.3%
 

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