Nell Dawson Elementary



Nell Dawson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Nell Dawson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 2
1 1
2 203
3 229
4 2
5 0
6 2
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Nell Dawson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Coalinga, CA in the Coalinga-Huron Unified School District. It enrolls 439 students in grades 1st through 12th. Nell Dawson Elementary is the 3,997th largest public school in California and the 27,992nd largest nationally. It has 24.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 439
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 18
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 27,992nd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,997th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,330th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,032nd out of 6,257

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Nell Dawson Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 221
(50%)
1,619
(51%)
 Female 218
(50%)
1,552
(49%)

Nell Dawson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 350
(80%)
2,654
(84%)
 White 60
(14%)
318
(10%)
 Two or More 18
(4%)
86
(3%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
62
(2%)
 Black 4
(1%)
33
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
16
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Nell Dawson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 301
(69%)
2,310
(73%)
 Not Eligible 94
(21%)
588
(19%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 44
(10%)
273
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Nell Dawson Elementary is ranked 2,624th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Nell Dawson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (78.6%) 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.

Nell Dawson Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 453
2006 445
2007 463
2008 412
2009 509
2010 521
2011 434
2012 438
2013 401
2014 434
2015 439

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.1
2006 17.8
2007 16
2008 17.9
2009 21.2
2010 N/A
2011 22.8
2012 23.1
2013 22.3
2014 20.7
2015 24.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75275938189845
2006 0.74606741573034
2007 0.62634989200864
2008 0.75728155339806
2009 0.74066797642436
2010 0.77159309021113
2011 0.26728110599078
2012 0.84703196347032
2013 0.87281795511222
2014 0.77188940092166
2015 0.78587699316629

Compare Nell Dawson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,440.0% 24.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 78.6%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Nell Dawson Elementary
Coalinga, CA
Public 01 - 03 439 24.4:1  
Sunset Elementary
Coalinga, CA
Public 04 - 05 403 31:1 1 miles
Annie E. Cheney Kindergarten
Coalinga, CA
Public KG - KG 129 21.5:1 1 miles
Coalinga Middle School
Coalinga, CA
Public 06 - 08 633 25.2:1 1 miles
Henry F. Bishop Elementary
Coalinga, CA
Public KG - 01 326 21.7:1 1 miles
Faith Christian Academy
Coalinga, CA
Private PK - 12 116 11:1 1 miles
Huron Middle School
Huron, CA
Public 06 - 08 367 21.6:1 16 miles
Huron Elementary
Huron, CA
Public KG - 05 874 22.7:1 16 miles
Tamarack Elementary
Avenal, CA
Public KG - 05 526 25:1 17 miles
Avenal Elementary
Avenal, CA
Public KG - 06 801 25:1 17 miles
Westside Elementary
Five Points, CA
Public KG - 08 231 23.1:1 22 miles
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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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