Dehesa Elementary



Dehesa Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Dehesa Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 19
1 18
2 18
3 26
4 24
5 23
6 18
7 24
8 18
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Dehesa Elementary is a public elementary school located in El Cajon, CA in the Dehesa Elementary School District. It enrolls 188 students in grades 1st through 12th. Dehesa Elementary is the 5,607th largest public school in California and the 49,099th largest nationally. It has 18.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 188
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 10
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 49,099th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 5,607th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 514th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 5,495th out of 6,257

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Dehesa Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 107
(57%)
1,990
(51%)
 Female 81
(43%)
1,893
(49%)

Dehesa Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 92
(49%)
1,778
(46%)
 Hispanic 52
(28%)
1,319
(34%)
 Two or More 22
(12%)
348
(9%)
 American Indian 15
(8%)
40
(1%)
 Black 4
(2%)
227
(6%)
 Asian 3
(2%)
158
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Dehesa Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 83
(44%)
2,314
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 77
(41%)
1,272
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 28
(15%)
297
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Dehesa Elementary is ranked 4,885th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Dehesa Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.9%) is slightly 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.

Dehesa Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 188
2006 182
2007 166
2008 159
2009 168
2010 208
2011 230
2012 215
2013 209
2014 183
2015 188

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.7
2006 18.6
2007 13.8
2008 14.5
2009 16.6
2010 N/A
2011 17.5
2012 19.3
2013 17.2
2014 18.3
2015 18.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23404255319149
2006
2007 0.22289156626506
2008 0.32704402515723
2009 0.42261904761905
2010 0.39903846153846
2011 0.98695652173913
2012 0.12558139534884
2013 0.45933014354067
2014 0.47540983606557
2015 0.55851063829787

Compare Dehesa Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,880.0% 18.8:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 55.9%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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Public KG - 08 188 18.8:1  
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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