Rio Hondo Elementary



Rio Hondo Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rio Hondo Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 157
1 112
2 126
3 144
4 140
5 149
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rio Hondo Elementary is a public elementary school located in Downey, CA in the Downey Unified School District. It enrolls 828 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rio Hondo Elementary is the 616th largest public school in California and the 3,718th largest nationally. It has 25.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 828
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 32
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 3,718th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 616th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,580th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 709th out of 6,257

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Rio Hondo Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 424
(51%)
7,372
(51%)
 Female 404
(49%)
6,979
(49%)

Rio Hondo Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 750
(91%)
12,748
(89%)
 White 40
(5%)
697
(5%)
 Asian 21
(3%)
410
(3%)
 Black 10
(1%)
373
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
25
(0%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
80
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
18
(0%)

Rio Hondo Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 416
(50%)
7,596
(53%)
 Not Eligible 269
(32%)
4,421
(31%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 143
(17%)
2,334
(16%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Rio Hondo Elementary is ranked 998th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rio Hondo Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.5%) is slightly 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.

Rio Hondo Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 908
2006 885
2007 857
2008 875
2009 900
2010 883
2011 848
2012 896
2013 855
2014 861
2015 828

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.8
2006 20.8
2007 19.7
2008 20.3
2009 22.1
2010 N/A
2011 26.4
2012 25.8
2013 25.8
2014 25.4
2015 25.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.62995594713656
2006 0.59435028248588
2007 0.59159859976663
2008 0.63314285714286
2009 0.62555555555556
2010 0.62061155152888
2011
2012 0.67299107142857
2013 0.69473684210526
2014 0.66085946573751
2015 0.67512077294686

Compare Rio Hondo Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,590.0% 25.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 67.5%
 

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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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