La Pluma Elementary



La Pluma Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

La Pluma Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 75
1 70
2 73
3 88
4 85
5 87
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

La Pluma Elementary is a public elementary school located in La Mirada, CA in the Norwalk-La Mirada Unf School District. It enrolls 478 students in grades 1st through 12th. La Pluma Elementary is the 3,591st largest public school in California and the 23,609th largest nationally. It has 22.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 478
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 21.17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,609th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 3,591st out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,019th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,105th out of 6,159

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La Pluma Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 242
(51%)
6,449
(49%)
 Male 236
(49%)
6,816
(51%)

La Pluma Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 283
(59%)
10,462
(79%)
 White 112
(23%)
1,252
(9%)
 Asian 42
(9%)
859
(6%)
 Two or More 25
(5%)
281
(2%)
 Black 15
(3%)
332
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
59
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
20
(0%)

La Pluma Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 234
(49%)
3,315
(25%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 197
(41%)
8,900
(67%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 47
(10%)
1,050
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, La Pluma Elementary is ranked 3,355th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of La Pluma Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.0%) 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.

La Pluma Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 507
2006 456
2007 429
2008 465
2009 481
2010 475
2011 512
2012 478

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.3
2006 19
2007 17.2
2008 21.1
2009 19.9
2010 N/A
2011 25.6
2012 22.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.23865877712032
2006 0.25877192982456
2007 0.24941724941725
2008 0.38709677419355
2009 0.41580041580042
2010 0.48210526315789
2011 0.576171875
2012 0.51046025104603

Compare La Pluma Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,260.0% 22.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 51.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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Public KG - 06 478 22.6:1  
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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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