Cerritos Elementary



Cerritos Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Cerritos Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 70
1 76
2 85
3 103
4 119
5 111
6 104
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Cerritos Elementary is a public elementary school located in Cerritos, CA in the Abc Unified School District. It enrolls 668 students in grades 1st through 12th. Cerritos Elementary is the 1,561st largest public school in California and the 9,556th largest nationally. It has 27.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 668
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 27.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 24
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,556th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,561st out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,622nd out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,230th out of 6,257

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Cerritos Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 340
(51%)
5,523
(51%)
 Female 328
(49%)
5,310
(49%)

Cerritos Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 424
(63%)
3,695
(34%)
 Hispanic 119
(18%)
5,118
(47%)
 White 48
(7%)
730
(7%)
 Black 35
(5%)
860
(8%)
 Two or More 33
(5%)
314
(3%)
 American Indian 7
(1%)
34
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
82
(1%)

Cerritos Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 549
(82%)
5,235
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 79
(12%)
4,571
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 40
(6%)
1,027
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Cerritos Elementary is ranked 4,725th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Cerritos Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (17.8%) is significantly 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.

Cerritos Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 554
2006 552
2007 550
2008 584
2009 612
2010 645
2011 679
2012 700
2013 706
2014 692
2015 668

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.1
2006 23
2007 21.2
2008 24.3
2009 23.5
2010 N/A
2011 27.7
2012 28.9
2013 29.4
2014 28.8
2015 27.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.083032490974729
2006 0.097826086956522
2007 0.090909090909091
2008 0.10787671232877
2009 0.15359477124183
2010 0.17674418604651
2011 N/A
2012 0.20142857142857
2013 0.20821529745042
2014 0.18352601156069
2015 0.17814371257485

Compare Cerritos Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,780.0% 27.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 17.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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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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