Locust Elementary



Locust Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Locust Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 61
1 57
2 71
3 71
4 85
5 95
6 64
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Locust Elementary is a public elementary school located in Fontana, CA in the Fontana Unified School District. It enrolls 504 students in grades 1st through 12th. Locust Elementary is the 3,298th largest public school in California and the 21,530th largest nationally. It has 25.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 504
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.74
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,530th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,298th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,256th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,620th out of 6,257

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Locust Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 280
(56%)
12,832
(51%)
 Female 224
(44%)
12,279
(49%)

Locust Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 450
(89%)
21,954
(87%)
 White 25
(5%)
1,068
(4%)
 Black 19
(4%)
1,306
(5%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
457
(2%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
256
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
56
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Locust Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 347
(69%)
18,146
(72%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 83
(16%)
3,472
(14%)
 Not Eligible 74
(15%)
3,493
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Locust Elementary is ranked 1,863rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Locust Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (85.3%) 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.

Locust Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 631
2006 599
2007 568
2008 530
2009 502
2010 523
2011 519
2012 516
2013 526
2014 497
2015 504

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.4
2006 21.4
2007 19.6
2008 20.4
2009 25.1
2010 N/A
2011 28.1
2012 25.2
2013 26.3
2014 26.2
2015 25.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.83993660855784
2006 0.83806343906511
2007 0.89612676056338
2008 0.78301886792453
2009 0.78286852589641
2010 0.89866156787763
2011 0.23314065510597
2012 0.99418604651163
2013 0.82319391634981
2014 0.90140845070423
2015 0.8531746031746

Compare Locust Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,550.0% 25.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 85.3%
 

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Public KG - 06 504 25.5:1  
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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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