Redwood Elementary



Redwood Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Redwood Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 158
1 147
2 152
3 129
4 166
5 157
6 152
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Redwood Elementary is a public elementary school located in Shafter, CA in the Richland Union Elementary School District. It enrolls 1,061 students in grades 1st through 12th. Redwood Elementary is the 142nd largest public school in California and the 878th largest nationally. It has 26.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,061
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 40
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 878th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 142nd out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,329th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 212th out of 6,159

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Redwood Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 533
(50%)
1,347
(50%)
 Female 528
(50%)
1,350
(50%)

Redwood Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,030
(97%)
2,529
(94%)
 White 24
(2%)
118
(4%)
 Black 5
(0%)
12
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
34
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Redwood Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 822
(77%)
1,971
(73%)
 Not Eligible 151
(14%)
487
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 88
(8%)
239
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Redwood Elementary is ranked 79th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Redwood Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.8%) is 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.

Redwood Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 690
2006 701
2007 747
2008 915
2009 949
2010 1036
2011 1021
2012 1061

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 18.5
2007 18
2008 20.8
2009 22.8
2010 N/A
2011 24.1
2012 26.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.67826086956522
2006 0.90014265335235
2007 0.84605087014726
2008 0.88743169398907
2009 0.89673340358272
2010 0.89285714285714
2011 0.12732615083252
2012 0.85768143261074

Compare Redwood Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,650.0% 26.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 85.8%
 

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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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