Green Acres Elementary



Green Acres Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Green Acres Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 73
1 76
2 64
3 63
4 65
5 60
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Green Acres Elementary is a public elementary school located in Santa Cruz, CA in the Live Oak Elementary School District. It enrolls 401 students in grades 1st through 12th. Green Acres Elementary is the 4,391st largest public school in California and the 31,514th largest nationally. It has 20.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 401
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20:1
Full Time Teachers: 20
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,514th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,391st out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 975th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,411th out of 6,159

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Green Acres Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 209
(52%)
993
(53%)
 Female 192
(48%)
886
(47%)

Green Acres Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 206
(51%)
1,038
(55%)
 White 123
(31%)
539
(29%)
 Two or More 31
(8%)
169
(9%)
 Asian 24
(6%)
68
(4%)
 Black 13
(3%)
50
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
6
(0%)

Green Acres Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 189
(47%)
1,036
(55%)
 Not Eligible 173
(43%)
685
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(10%)
158
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Green Acres Elementary is ranked 3,507th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Green Acres Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.9%) 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.

Green Acres Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 396
2006 396
2007 394
2008 398
2009 365
2010 380
2011 393
2012 401

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 19.8
2007 17.3
2008 20.3
2009 19.6
2010 N/A
2011 18.5
2012 20

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.42171717171717
2006 0.55050505050505
2007 0.42639593908629
2008 0.48492462311558
2009 0.57534246575342
2010 0.63157894736842
2011 0.71246819338422
2012 0.56857855361596

Compare Green Acres Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,000.0% 20.0:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 56.9%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Green Acres Elementary
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Public KG - 05 401 20:1  
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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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