La Paloma Academy



La Paloma Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

La Paloma Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 88
1 89
2 90
3 87
4 89
5 90
6 86
7 85
8 55
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

La Paloma Academy is a public elementary school located in Tucson, AZ in the Arizona Community Development Corporation. It enrolls 759 students in grades 1st through 12th. La Paloma Academy is the 240th largest public school in Arizona and the 5,678th largest nationally.

Total Students: 759
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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La Paloma Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 392
(52%)
1,068
(52%)
 Female 367
(48%)
972
(48%)

La Paloma Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 418
(55%)
1,202
(59%)
 White 221
(29%)
524
(26%)
 Black 69
(9%)
180
(9%)
 Two or More 37
(5%)
86
(4%)
 Asian 6
(1%)
26
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
12
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
10
(0%)

La Paloma Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 371
(49%)
1,127
(55%)
 Not Eligible 313
(41%)
743
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 75
(10%)
170
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,039 ranked schools in Arizona, La Paloma Academy is ranked 242nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of La Paloma Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 53.6%. 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.

La Paloma Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 501
2006 573
2007 561
2008 617
2009 676
2010 676
2011 691
2012 731
2013 744
2014 725
2015 759

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 N/A
2007 N/A
2008 N/A
2009 N/A
2010 N/A
2011 N/A
2012 N/A
2013 N/A
2014 N/A
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5249500998004
2006 0.47993019197208
2007 0.48306595365419
2008 0.64019448946515
2009 0.68491124260355
2010 0.64201183431953
2011 0.71490593342981
2012 0.6703146374829
2013 0.68951612903226
2014 0.76413793103448
2015 0.58761528326746

Compare La Paloma Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,783.9% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 58.8%
 

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