Blanche Charles Elementary



Blanche Charles Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blanche Charles Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 50
1 99
2 67
3 69
4 79
5 89
6 62
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blanche Charles Elementary is a public elementary school located in Calexico, CA in the Calexico Unified School District. It enrolls 515 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blanche Charles Elementary is the 3,172nd largest public school in California and the 20,522nd largest nationally. It has 25.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 515
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 20
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 20,522nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,172nd out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,498th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,409th out of 6,257

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Blanche Charles Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 270
(52%)
2,324
(51%)
 Female 245
(48%)
2,271
(49%)

Blanche Charles Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 512
(99%)
4,553
(99%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
19
(0%)
 White 1
(0%)
17
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Blanche Charles Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 416
(81%)
3,498
(76%)
 Not Eligible 62
(12%)
791
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(7%)
306
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Blanche Charles Elementary is ranked 1,680th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blanche Charles Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.0%) 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.

Blanche Charles Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 990
2006 875
2007 767
2008 628
2009 614
2010 587
2011 594
2012 603
2013 548
2014 539
2015 515

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.5
2006 22.4
2007 18.7
2008 25.1
2009 24.6
2010 N/A
2011 25.5
2012 27.4
2013 26.1
2014 25.4
2015 25.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81010101010101
2006 0.79314285714286
2007 0.70925684485007
2008 0.71974522292994
2009 0.86644951140065
2010 0.87563884156729
2011 0.99494949494949
2012 0.99502487562189
2013 0.87773722627737
2014 0.8682745825603
2015 0.87961165048544

Compare Blanche Charles Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,580.0% 25.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 88.0%
 

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