Van Ness Avenue Elementary



Van Ness Avenue Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Van Ness Avenue Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 40
1 36
2 46
3 42
4 36
5 44
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Van Ness Avenue Elementary is a public elementary school located in Los Angeles, CA in the Los Angeles Unified School District. It enrolls 244 students in grades 1st through 12th. Van Ness Avenue Elementary is the 5,405th largest public school in California and the 45,889th largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 244
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 45,889th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 5,405th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 310th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,746th out of 6,257

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Van Ness Avenue Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 123
(50%)
237,594
(51%)
 Female 121
(50%)
226,066
(49%)

Van Ness Avenue Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 174
(71%)
339,720
(73%)
 Asian 36
(15%)
25,433
(5%)
 Black 16
(7%)
38,808
(8%)
 White 14
(6%)
48,930
(11%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
8,496
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1,414
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
859
(0%)

Van Ness Avenue Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 160
(66%)
322,175
(69%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(18%)
44,777
(10%)
 Not Eligible 41
(17%)
96,708
(21%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Van Ness Avenue Elementary is ranked 3,928th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Van Ness Avenue Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (83.2%) 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.

Van Ness Avenue Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 399
2006 338
2007 308
2008 279
2009 266
2010 243
2011 245
2012 255
2013 272
2014 263
2015 244

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.1
2006 19.9
2007 14.7
2008 18.6
2009 20.5
2010 N/A
2011 22.3
2012 21.2
2013 18.8
2014 17.7
2015 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85964912280702
2006 0.80473372781065
2007 0.79545454545455
2008 0.80286738351254
2009 0.83458646616541
2010 0.79012345679012
2011
2012 0.43137254901961
2013 0.79779411764706
2014 0.82509505703422
2015 0.83196721311475

Compare Van Ness Avenue Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 83.2%
 

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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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