Rio Hondo Elementary



Rio Hondo Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rio Hondo Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 119
1 136
2 144
3 148
4 177
5 172
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 Unf School District. It enrolls 896 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rio Hondo Elementary is the 404th largest public school in California and the 2,243rd largest nationally. It has 25.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 896
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,243rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 404th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,942nd out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 521st out of 6,159

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Rio Hondo Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 469
(52%)
7,378
(51%)
 Female 427
(48%)
7,010
(49%)

Rio Hondo Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 808
(90%)
12,572
(87%)
 White 47
(5%)
850
(6%)
 Asian 27
(3%)
425
(3%)
 Black 11
(1%)
415
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
31
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
41
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
54
(0%)

Rio Hondo Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 487
(54%)
8,160
(57%)
 Not Eligible 293
(33%)
4,190
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 116
(13%)
2,038
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Rio Hondo Elementary is ranked 739th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rio Hondo Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (67.3%) is slightly higher than the state average of 58.5%. 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

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

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

Compare Rio Hondo Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,580.0% 25.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 67.3%
 

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Public KG - 05 896 25.8:1  
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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