Lydia Jackson Elementary



Lydia Jackson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Lydia Jackson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 90
1 65
2 72
3 65
4 79
5 77
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Lydia Jackson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Whittier, CA in the Whittier City Elementary School District. It enrolls 448 students in grades 1st through 12th. Lydia Jackson Elementary is the 3,899th largest public school in California and the 26,670th largest nationally. It has 28.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 448
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28:1
Full Time Teachers: 16
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 26,670th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,899th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,081st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,546th out of 6,159

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Lydia Jackson Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 228
(51%)
2,797
(48%)
 Male 220
(49%)
3,035
(52%)

Lydia Jackson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 412
(92%)
5,296
(91%)
 Two or More 17
(4%)
224
(4%)
 White 15
(3%)
230
(4%)
 Black 3
(1%)
28
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
45
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

Lydia Jackson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 353
(79%)
3,493
(60%)
 Not Eligible 53
(12%)
1,698
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 42
(9%)
641
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Lydia Jackson Elementary is ranked 2,010th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Lydia Jackson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.2%) is significantly 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.

Lydia Jackson Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 513
2006 476
2007 474
2008 508
2009 503
2010 491
2011 452
2012 448

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19
2006 18.7
2007 19.3
2008 20.3
2009 20.1
2010 N/A
2011 28.2
2012 28

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.87524366471735
2006 0.89495798319328
2007 0.83544303797468
2008 0.84645669291339
2009 0.83300198807157
2010 0.78004073319756
2011
2012 0.88169642857143

Compare Lydia Jackson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,800.0% 28.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 88.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Lydia Jackson Elementary
Whittier, CA
Public KG - 05 448 28:1  
St Mary of the Assumption School
Whittier, CA
Private KG - 08 216 20:1 1 miles
Evergreen Elementary
Whittier, CA
Public KG - 05 483 18.9:1 1 miles
Oralingua School North Whittier
Whittier, CA
Private PK - 07 71 6:1 1 miles
Laurel Elementary
Whittier, CA
Public KG - 05 756 24.3:1 1 miles
Calvary Chapel Christian School of Whittier
Whittier, CA
Private 01 - 12 54 1:1 2 miles
East Whittier Middle School
Whittier, CA
Public 06 - 08 1,270 24.5:1 2 miles
Lad N Lassie Preschool
Whittier, CA
Private PK - KG 298 8:1 2 miles
Plymouth Christian School
Whittier, CA
Private PK - 06 170 13:1 2 miles
Trinity Lutheran School
Whittier, CA
Private PK - 08 77 12:1 2 miles
Lou Henry Hoover Elementary
Whittier, CA
Public KG - 05 484 28.5:1 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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