Suva Elementary



Suva Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Suva Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 188
1 157
2 166
3 159
4 175
5 173
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Suva Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bell Gardens, CA in the Montebello Unified School District. It enrolls 1,018 students in grades 1st through 12th. Suva Elementary is the 182nd largest public school in California and the 1,245th largest nationally. It has 31.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,018
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 31.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,245th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 182nd out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 6,165th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 709th out of 6,257

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Suva Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 514
(50%)
9,016
(48%)
 Male 504
(50%)
9,667
(52%)

Suva Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 998
(98%)
17,977
(96%)
 Two or More 13
(1%)
66
(0%)
 White 4
(0%)
185
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
45
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
348
(2%)
 Black 0
(0%)
48
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Suva Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 827
(81%)
14,086
(75%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 97
(10%)
1,821
(10%)
 Not Eligible 94
(9%)
2,776
(15%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Suva Elementary is ranked 72nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Suva Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (90.8%) is significantly 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.

Suva Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 846
2006 804
2007 774
2008 753
2009 754
2010 938
2011 970
2012 1012
2013 1003
2014 983
2015 1018

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.2
2006 19.6
2007 18.9
2008 19.3
2009 23.6
2010 N/A
2011 33.6
2012 34.3
2013 36.5
2014 31.2
2015 31.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90189125295508
2006 0.88805970149254
2007 0.90051679586563
2008 0.99601593625498
2009 0.92307692307692
2010 0.71855010660981
2011 0.2360824742268
2012 0.99703557312253
2013 0.90927218344965
2014 0.94201424211597
2015 0.90766208251473

Compare Suva Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
3,180.0% 31.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 90.8%
 

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Suva Elementary
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Public KG - 05 1,018 31.8:1  
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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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