Bill L. Williams Elementary



Bill L. Williams Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bill L. Williams Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 135
1 136
2 141
3 118
4 111
5 119
6 94
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bill L. Williams Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bakersfield, CA in the Panama-Buena Vista Union School District. It enrolls 854 students in grades 1st through 12th. Bill L. Williams Elementary is the 516th largest public school in California and the 3,161st largest nationally. It has 28.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 854
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,161st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 516th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,747th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 973rd out of 6,257

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Bill L. Williams Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 430
(50%)
7,056
(52%)
 Female 424
(50%)
6,636
(48%)

Bill L. Williams Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 540
(63%)
7,666
(56%)
 White 162
(19%)
3,146
(23%)
 Asian 70
(8%)
1,220
(9%)
 Black 57
(7%)
1,253
(9%)
 Two or More 17
(2%)
272
(2%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
47
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
88
(1%)

Bill L. Williams Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 477
(56%)
7,305
(53%)
 Not Eligible 263
(31%)
4,769
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 114
(13%)
1,618
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Bill L. Williams Elementary is ranked 840th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Bill L. Williams Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (69.2%) is slightly higher than the state average of 60.7%. 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.

Bill L. Williams Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 734
2006 738
2007 795
2008 761
2009 692
2010 644
2011 646
2012 695
2013 701
2014 820
2015 854

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.8
2006 20.5
2007 19.3
2008 19.6
2009 24.7
2010 N/A
2011 30
2012 27.9
2013 29.8
2014 25.1
2015 28.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.51907356948229
2006 0.51355013550135
2007 0.49559748427673
2008 0.51773981603154
2009 0.61416184971098
2010 0.66614906832298
2011 0.63931888544892
2012 0.63597122302158
2013 0.6490727532097
2014 0.67439024390244
2015 0.692037470726

Compare Bill L. Williams Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,820.0% 28.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 69.2%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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