Andres and Maria Cardenas Elementary



Andres and Maria Cardenas Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Andres and Maria Cardenas Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 122
1 126
2 95
3 98
4 100
5 79
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Andres and Maria Cardenas Elementary is a public elementary school located in Van Nuys, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 620 students in grades 1st through 12th. Andres and Maria Cardenas Elementary is the 2,054th largest public school in California and the 11,969th largest nationally. It has 23.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 620
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 26
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 11,969th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,054th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,689th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,769th out of 6,159

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Andres and Maria Cardenas Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 323
(52%)
239,075
(51%)
 Female 297
(48%)
227,963
(49%)

Andres and Maria Cardenas Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 563
(91%)
345,197
(74%)
 Black 25
(4%)
43,431
(9%)
 White 17
(3%)
45,323
(10%)
 Asian 14
(2%)
27,887
(6%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,497
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1,764
(0%)

Andres and Maria Cardenas Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 312
(50%)
256,262
(55%)
 Not Eligible 306
(49%)
189,940
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 2
(0%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Andres and Maria Cardenas Elementary is ranked 2,703rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Andres and Maria Cardenas Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (50.6%) 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.

Andres and Maria Cardenas Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 480
2011 536
2012 620

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 N/A
2011 24.4
2012 23.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010 0.88541666666667
2011 0.85634328358209
2012 0.50645161290323

Compare Andres and Maria Cardenas Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,380.0% 23.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 50.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Andres and Maria Cardenas Elementary
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Public KG - 05 620 23.8:1  
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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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