Ernie Pyle Elementary



Ernie Pyle Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ernie Pyle Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 89
1 70
2 65
3 72
4 83
5 58
6 90
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ernie Pyle Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bellflower, CA in the Bellflower Unified School District. It enrolls 527 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ernie Pyle Elementary is the 3,017th largest public school in California and the 19,458th largest nationally. It has 22.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 527
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 23
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,458th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,017th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,030th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,510th out of 6,257

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Ernie Pyle Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 265
(50%)
3,553
(53%)
 Female 262
(50%)
3,196
(47%)

Ernie Pyle Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 372
(71%)
4,313
(64%)
 Black 76
(14%)
879
(13%)
 Asian 51
(10%)
561
(8%)
 White 19
(4%)
747
(11%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
61
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
29
(0%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
159
(2%)

Ernie Pyle Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 304
(58%)
3,751
(56%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 126
(24%)
1,080
(16%)
 Not Eligible 97
(18%)
1,918
(28%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Ernie Pyle Elementary is ranked 1,863rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ernie Pyle Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.6%) is 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.

Ernie Pyle Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 616
2006 594
2007 581
2008 576
2009 558
2010 576
2011 560
2012 559
2013 567
2014 557
2015 527

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.5
2006 20.1
2007 17.1
2008 22.2
2009 20.7
2010 N/A
2011 28
2012 29.4
2013 28.4
2014 24.8
2015 22.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70454545454545
2006 0.73232323232323
2007 0.69535283993115
2008 0.75520833333333
2009 0.76881720430108
2010 0.81423611111111
2011 0.81964285714286
2012 0.74776386404293
2013 0.83950617283951
2014 0.8689407540395
2015 0.81593927893738

Compare Ernie Pyle Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,290.0% 22.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 81.6%
 

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