Mesa Grande Elementary



Mesa Grande Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mesa Grande Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 85
1 70
2 69
3 90
4 87
5 91
6 82
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Mesa Grande Elementary is a public elementary school located in Hesperia, CA in the Hesperia Unified School District. It enrolls 574 students in grades 1st through 12th. Mesa Grande Elementary is the 2,473rd largest public school in California and the 15,504th largest nationally. It has 28.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 574
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 20
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 15,504th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,473rd out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,883rd out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,409th out of 6,257

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Mesa Grande Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 296
(52%)
6,430
(52%)
 Female 278
(48%)
5,979
(48%)

Mesa Grande Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 379
(66%)
7,752
(62%)
 White 137
(24%)
2,868
(23%)
 Two or More 26
(5%)
755
(6%)
 Black 22
(4%)
743
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
40
(0%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
190
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
61
(0%)

Mesa Grande Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 377
(66%)
7,942
(64%)
 Not Eligible 168
(29%)
3,194
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(5%)
1,273
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Mesa Grande Elementary is ranked 2,070th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mesa Grande Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (70.7%) is slightly 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.

Mesa Grande Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 734
2006 774
2007 724
2008 690
2009 676
2010 686
2011 652
2012 618
2013 583
2014 551
2015 574

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.9
2006 22.8
2007 19.6
2008 23
2009 26
2010 N/A
2011 25.1
2012 22.9
2013 24.3
2014 23
2015 28.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64850136239782
2006 0.62144702842377
2007 0.66436464088398
2008 0.64347826086957
2009 0.6405325443787
2010 0.67638483965015
2011
2012 0.78964401294498
2013 0.73756432246998
2014 0.78584392014519
2015 0.70731707317073

Compare Mesa Grande Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,870.0% 28.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 70.7%
 

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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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