James Monroe Elementary



James Monroe Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

James Monroe Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 39
1 43
2 46
3 41
4 43
5 40
6 25
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

James Monroe Elementary is a public elementary school located in Fountain Valley, CA in the Garden Grove Unf School District. It enrolls 277 students in grades 1st through 12th. James Monroe Elementary is the 5,194th largest public school in California and the 43,122nd largest nationally. It has 23.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 277
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 23.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 12
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 43,122nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 5,194th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,308th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 5,187th out of 6,159

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James Monroe Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 153
(55%)
12,834
(51%)
 Female 124
(45%)
12,140
(49%)

James Monroe Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 154
(56%)
8,385
(34%)
 Hispanic 81
(29%)
13,785
(55%)
 White 32
(12%)
2,179
(9%)
 Two or More 6
(2%)
209
(1%)
 Black 2
(1%)
205
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
178
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
33
(0%)

James Monroe Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 144
(52%)
15,688
(63%)
 Not Eligible 116
(42%)
7,441
(30%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 17
(6%)
1,845
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, James Monroe Elementary is ranked 4,192nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of James Monroe Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (58.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 58.5%. 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.

James Monroe Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 400
2006 378
2007 350
2008 350
2009 346
2010 342
2011 296
2012 277

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.1
2006 21
2007 20.6
2008 20.6
2009 20.4
2010 N/A
2011 19.7
2012 23.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.375
2006 0.4021164021164
2007 0.45428571428571
2008 0.51714285714286
2009 0.51445086705202
2010 0.54678362573099
2011
2012 0.5812274368231

Compare James Monroe Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,310.0% 23.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 58.1%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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