Sylvan Park Elementary



Sylvan Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sylvan Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 166
1 154
2 141
3 154
4 115
5 138
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sylvan Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Van Nuys, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 868 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sylvan Park Elementary is the 491st largest public school in California and the 2,693rd largest nationally. It has 23.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 868
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 37
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,693rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 491st out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,550th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 340th out of 6,159

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Sylvan Park Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 453
(52%)
239,075
(51%)
 Female 415
(48%)
227,963
(49%)

Sylvan Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 820
(94%)
345,197
(74%)
 Black 25
(3%)
43,431
(9%)
 White 11
(1%)
45,323
(10%)
 Asian 10
(1%)
27,887
(6%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
1,497
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1,764
(0%)

Sylvan Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 458
(53%)
189,940
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 402
(46%)
256,262
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(1%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Sylvan Park Elementary is ranked 1,875th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sylvan Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (47.2%) 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.

Sylvan Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1127
2006 947
2007 890
2008 836
2009 870
2010 849
2011 861
2012 868

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.4
2006 18.2
2007 17.1
2008 18.2
2009 21.8
2010 N/A
2011 24.6
2012 23.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88642413487134
2006 0.9155227032735
2007 0.88988764044944
2008 0.88636363636364
2009 0.89425287356322
2010 0.48527679623086
2011 0.88617886178862
2012 0.47235023041475

Compare Sylvan Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,350.0% 23.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 47.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Sylvan Park Elementary
Van Nuys, CA
Public KG - 05 868 23.5:1  
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Private PK - 08 245 19:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 05 582 23.3:1 1 miles
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Ararat Charter
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Public KG - 05 317 22.4:1 1 miles
Pinecrest Schools - Van Nuys
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Private PK - 08 292 11:1 2 miles
Valley School
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Private PK - 08 160 8:1 2 miles
A B C Little School
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Private PK - 01 80 12:1 2 miles
Pacific School
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Private 05 - 12 72 10:1 2 miles
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Private KG - 06 315 8:1 2 miles
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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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