Leffingwell Elementary



Leffingwell Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Leffingwell Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 96
1 113
2 116
3 88
4 72
5 80
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Leffingwell Elementary is a public elementary school located in Whittier, CA in the East Whittier City Elementary School District. It enrolls 565 students in grades 1st through 12th. Leffingwell Elementary is the 2,597th largest public school in California and the 15,830th largest nationally. It has 23.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 565
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.16
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,830th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,597th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,488th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,242nd out of 6,159

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Leffingwell Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 291
(52%)
4,407
(48%)
 Male 274
(48%)
4,694
(52%)

Leffingwell Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 363
(64%)
7,366
(81%)
 White 166
(29%)
1,289
(14%)
 Asian 15
(3%)
260
(3%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
54
(1%)
 Black 4
(1%)
88
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
16
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
28
(0%)

Leffingwell Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 414
(73%)
4,744
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 118
(21%)
3,453
(38%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(6%)
904
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Leffingwell Elementary is ranked 4,284th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Leffingwell Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (26.7%) is significantly 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.

Leffingwell Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 416
2006 417
2007 407
2008 425
2009 442
2010 487
2011 528
2012 565

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.3
2006 17.4
2007 15.4
2008 17.3
2009 17.7
2010 N/A
2011 19.7
2012 23.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.20673076923077
2006 0.20143884892086
2007 0.18427518427518
2008 0.26588235294118
2009 0.26244343891403
2010 0.27926078028747
2011 0.46022727272727
2012 0.26725663716814

Compare Leffingwell Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,340.0% 23.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 26.7%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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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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