Columbia Elementary



Columbia Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Columbia Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 85
1 61
2 76
3 65
4 76
5 83
6 78
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Columbia Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bakersfield, CA in the Fruitvale Elementary School District. It enrolls 524 students in grades 1st through 12th. Columbia Elementary is the 3,052nd largest public school in California and the 19,726th largest nationally. It has 27.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 524
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,726th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,052nd out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,653rd out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,936th out of 6,257

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Columbia Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 276
(53%)
1,314
(51%)
 Female 248
(47%)
1,250
(49%)

Columbia Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 256
(49%)
1,283
(50%)
 Hispanic 211
(40%)
957
(37%)
 Asian 29
(6%)
131
(5%)
 Two or More 18
(3%)
101
(4%)
 Black 8
(2%)
69
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
19
(1%)

Columbia Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 286
(55%)
1,454
(57%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 179
(34%)
820
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 59
(11%)
290
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Columbia Elementary is ranked 3,590th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Columbia Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (45.4%) is 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.

Columbia Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 583
2006 526
2007 503
2008 560
2009 539
2010 537
2011 552
2012 540
2013 555
2014 531
2015 524

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.6
2006 18.5
2007 17.1
2008 19
2009 22.5
2010 N/A
2011 22.8
2012 21.4
2013 25.2
2014 22.2
2015 27.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.28130360205832
2006
2007 0.38369781312127
2008 0.30535714285714
2009 0.35807050092764
2010 0.38175046554935
2011 0.78442028985507
2012 0.096296296296296
2013 0.40540540540541
2014 0.40677966101695
2015 0.45419847328244

Compare Columbia Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,790.0% 27.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 45.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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Public KG - 06 524 27.9:1  
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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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