William Saroyan Elementary



William Saroyan Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

William Saroyan Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 102
1 92
2 92
3 106
4 101
5 110
6 106
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

William Saroyan Elementary is a public elementary school located in Fresno, CA in the Central Unified School District. It enrolls 709 students in grades 1st through 12th. William Saroyan Elementary is the 1,250th largest public school in California and the 7,595th largest nationally. It has 28.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 709
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,595th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,250th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,805th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,962nd out of 6,257

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William Saroyan Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 380
(54%)
4,595
(51%)
 Female 329
(46%)
4,381
(49%)

William Saroyan Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 412
(58%)
5,306
(59%)
 White 175
(25%)
1,453
(16%)
 Black 49
(7%)
820
(9%)
 Asian 44
(6%)
1,182
(13%)
 Two or More 24
(3%)
146
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
47
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
22
(0%)

William Saroyan Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 423
(60%)
6,646
(74%)
 Not Eligible 286
(40%)
2,330
(26%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, William Saroyan Elementary is ranked 1,935th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of William Saroyan Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (59.7%) 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.

William Saroyan Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 781
2006 773
2007 711
2008 690
2009 706
2010 740
2011 714
2012 814
2013 730
2014 715
2015 709

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.7
2006 21.1
2007 22.2
2008 23.8
2009 24.3
2010 N/A
2011 27.6
2012 29.3
2013 30.4
2014 28.6
2015 28.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.34314980793854
2006 0.35187580853816
2007 0.42194092827004
2008 0.41304347826087
2009 0.5014164305949
2010 0.51891891891892
2011 0.3921568627451
2012 0.60687960687961
2013 0.58493150684932
2014 0.45174825174825
2015 0.5966149506347

Compare William Saroyan Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,840.0% 28.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 59.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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