American Elementary



American Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

American Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 93
1 96
2 91
3 97
4 98
5 103
6 118
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

American Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bakersfield, CA in the Rosedale Union Elementary School District. It enrolls 696 students in grades 1st through 12th. American Elementary is the 1,405th largest public school in California and the 7,854th largest nationally. It has 23.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 696
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 29.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,854th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,405th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,581st out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,084th out of 6,159

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American Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 354
(51%)
2,065
(51%)
 Female 342
(49%)
1,972
(49%)

American Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 386
(55%)
2,387
(59%)
 Hispanic 196
(28%)
1,147
(28%)
 Asian 61
(9%)
239
(6%)
 Two or More 33
(5%)
104
(3%)
 Black 18
(3%)
120
(3%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
32
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
8
(0%)

American Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 544
(78%)
2,968
(74%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 107
(15%)
714
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 45
(6%)
355
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, American Elementary is ranked 4,272nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of American Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.8%) 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.

American Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 N/A
2006 557
2007 602
2008 624
2009 638
2010 657
2011 726
2012 696

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 N/A
2006 20.6
2007 18.6
2008 22.3
2009 22.8
2010 N/A
2011 25.5
2012 23.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.25134649910233
2007 0.23255813953488
2008 0.23237179487179
2009 0.19435736677116
2010 0.25114155251142
2011 0.022038567493113
2012 0.2183908045977

Compare American Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,360.0% 23.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
American Elementary
Bakersfield, CA
Public KG - 06 696 23.6:1  
Columbia Elementary
Bakersfield, CA
Public KG - 06 540 21.4:1 1 miles
Quailwood Elementary
Bakersfield, CA
Public KG - 06 360 21.6:1 2 miles
Endeavour Elementary
Bakersfield, CA
Public KG - 06 756 25:1 2 miles
Rosedale-North Elementary
Bakersfield, CA
Public KG - 06 493 20.5:1 2 miles
Country Christian School
Bakersfield, CA
Private KG - 08 158 20:1 2 miles
Stockdale Elementary
Bakersfield, CA
Public KG - 06 570 22.1:1 2 miles
Independence Elementary
Bakersfield, CA
Public KG - 06 502 23.9:1 2 miles
Ronald Reagan Elementary
Bakersfield, CA
Public KG - 06 958 27.7:1 2 miles
Northwest Christian Schools
Bakersfield, CA
Private PK - 12 83 4:1 3 miles
Leo B. Hart Elementary
Bakersfield, CA
Public KG - 06 571 24.6:1 3 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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