Sylmar Elementary



Sylmar Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sylmar Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 107
1 99
2 117
3 87
4 83
5 108
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sylmar Elementary is a public elementary school located in Sylmar, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 601 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sylmar Elementary is the 2,221st largest public school in California and the 13,225th largest nationally. It has 23.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 601
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 13,225th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,221st out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,308th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,769th out of 6,159

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Sylmar Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 303
(50%)
227,963
(49%)
 Male 298
(50%)
239,075
(51%)

Sylmar Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 575
(96%)
345,197
(74%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
27,887
(6%)
 White 8
(1%)
45,323
(10%)
 Black 7
(1%)
43,431
(9%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1,764
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,497
(0%)

Sylmar Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 477
(79%)
256,262
(55%)
 Not Eligible 88
(15%)
189,940
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(6%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Sylmar Elementary is ranked 1,173rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sylmar Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.4%) 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.

Sylmar Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 930
2006 885
2007 903
2008 888
2009 860
2010 861
2011 803
2012 601

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 19.7
2007 17.7
2008 19.3
2009 22.6
2010 N/A
2011 24.3
2012 23.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83655913978495
2006 0.88587570621469
2007 0.90586932447398
2008 0.91216216216216
2009 0.95116279069767
2010 0.92915214866434
2011
2012 0.85357737104825

Compare Sylmar Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,310.0% 23.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 85.4%
 

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Public KG - 05 601 23.1:1  
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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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