Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary



Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 86
1 95
2 94
3 93
4 96
5 96
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary is a public elementary school located in Manhattan Beach, CA in the Manhattan Beach Unified School District. It enrolls 560 students in grades 1st through 12th. Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary is the 2,642nd largest public school in California and the 16,638th largest nationally. It has 25.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 560
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 22.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,638th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,642nd out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,006th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,788th out of 6,257

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Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 303
(54%)
2,220
(52%)
 Female 257
(46%)
2,088
(48%)

Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 298
(53%)
2,812
(65%)
 Asian 111
(20%)
473
(11%)
 Two or More 102
(18%)
564
(13%)
 Hispanic 45
(8%)
418
(10%)
 Black 3
(1%)
36
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
3
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 551
(98%)
4,211
(98%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 6
(1%)
82
(2%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
15
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary is ranked 6,116th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (1.6%) is significantly 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.

Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 435
2006 438
2007 414
2008 557
2009 578
2010 589
2011 573
2012 585
2013 581
2014 568
2015 560

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.6
2006 15.9
2007 14.1
2008 18.7
2009 20.5
2010 N/A
2011 23.9
2012 25.4
2013 24.7
2014 25.2
2015 25.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.022988505747126
2006 0.015981735159817
2007 0.014492753623188
2008 0.0089766606822262
2009 0.0086505190311419
2010 0.01188455008489
2011 0.017452006980803
2012 0.018803418803419
2013 0.012048192771084
2014 0.01056338028169
2015 0.016071428571429

Compare Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,520.0% 25.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 1.6%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary
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Public KG - 05 560 25.2:1  
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Public KG - 05 408 24:1 1 miles
Manhattan Beach Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 1,549 25.3:1 1 miles
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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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