Vanguard Preparatory



Vanguard Preparatory Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Vanguard Preparatory Students by Grade
PK 0
K 117
1 95
2 118
3 119
4 126
5 128
6 128
7 182
8 177
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Vanguard Preparatory is a public elementary school located in Apple Valley, CA in the Apple Valley Unified School District. It enrolls 1,190 students in grades 1st through 12th. Vanguard Preparatory is the 81st largest public school in California and the 513th largest nationally. It has 26.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,190
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 44.3
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 513th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 81st out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,236th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 125th out of 6,257

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Vanguard Preparatory Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 603
(51%)
5,359
(51%)
 Female 587
(49%)
5,189
(49%)

Vanguard Preparatory Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 660
(55%)
4,373
(41%)
 Hispanic 455
(38%)
4,587
(43%)
 Black 50
(4%)
946
(9%)
 Asian 13
(1%)
306
(3%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
237
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
39
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
60
(1%)

Vanguard Preparatory Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 552
(46%)
6,313
(60%)
 Not Eligible 531
(45%)
3,647
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 107
(9%)
588
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Vanguard Preparatory is ranked 550th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Vanguard Preparatory students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.4%) is slightly lower than the state average of 60.7%. 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.

Vanguard Preparatory Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 806
2006 971
2007 1047
2008 1173
2009 1234
2010 1259
2011 1234
2012 1238
2013 1229
2014 1209
2015 1190

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.2
2006 20.3
2007 19
2008 24.4
2009 24.7
2010 N/A
2011 27.8
2012 28.6
2013 27.9
2014 27.3
2015 26.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48883374689826
2006 0.45314109165808
2007 0.51193887297039
2008 0.47229326513214
2009 0.52188006482982
2010 0.50675138999206
2011 0.58589951377634
2012 0.53796445880452
2013 0.52318958502848
2014 0.51943755169562
2015 0.55378151260504

Compare Vanguard Preparatory to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,690.0% 26.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 55.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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Vanguard Preparatory
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Public KG - 08 1,190 26.9:1  
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Phoenix Academy
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Public KG - 08 1,083 23.9:1 5 miles
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