Nichols Elementary



Nichols Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Nichols Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 147
1 119
2 120
3 104
4 108
5 106
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Nichols Elementary is a public elementary school located in Oceanside, CA in the Oceanside Unified School District. It enrolls 704 students in grades 1st through 12th. Nichols Elementary is the 1,292nd largest public school in California and the 7,813th largest nationally. It has 22.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 704
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,813th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,292nd out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 1,502nd out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 778th out of 6,257

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Nichols Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 353
(50%)
7,727
(49%)
 Male 351
(50%)
7,930
(51%)

Nichols Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 412
(59%)
8,425
(54%)
 White 157
(22%)
4,550
(29%)
 Asian 47
(7%)
656
(4%)
 Black 35
(5%)
701
(4%)
 Two or More 33
(5%)
997
(6%)
 Pacific Islander 17
(2%)
273
(2%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
55
(0%)

Nichols Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 304
(43%)
6,353
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 300
(43%)
7,072
(45%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 100
(14%)
2,232
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Nichols Elementary is ranked 2,117th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Nichols Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (56.8%) 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.

Nichols Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 775
2006 801
2007 740
2008 767
2009 785
2010 794
2011 786
2012 733
2013 753
2014 722
2015 704

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 22.2
2007 16.8
2008 19.7
2009 21.8
2010 N/A
2011 24.9
2012 26.2
2013 27.4
2014 24.8
2015 22.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43096774193548
2006 0.46816479400749
2007 0.45675675675676
2008 0.48761408083442
2009 0.51337579617834
2010 0.48992443324937
2011
2012 0.5593451568895
2013 0.58300132802125
2014 0.58864265927978
2015 0.56818181818182

Compare Nichols Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,210.0% 22.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 56.8%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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Public KG - 05 704 22.1:1  
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Public 06 - 08 1,483 24.4:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 630 24.2:1 2 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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