Desert Rose Elementary



Desert Rose Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Desert Rose Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 189
1 115
2 153
3 129
4 135
5 137
6 132
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Desert Rose Elementary is a public elementary school located in Palmdale, CA in the Palmdale Elementary School District. It enrolls 990 students in grades 1st through 12th. Desert Rose Elementary is the 216th largest public school in California and the 1,427th largest nationally. It has 30.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 990
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 30:1
Full Time Teachers: 33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,427th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 216th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 6,067th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 616th out of 6,257

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Desert Rose Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 512
(52%)
9,522
(51%)
 Female 478
(48%)
9,160
(49%)

Desert Rose Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 770
(78%)
13,925
(75%)
 Black 139
(14%)
2,891
(15%)
 White 54
(5%)
1,240
(7%)
 Asian 13
(1%)
284
(2%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
170
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(0%)
145
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
27
(0%)

Desert Rose Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 778
(79%)
14,009
(75%)
 Not Eligible 116
(12%)
2,591
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 96
(10%)
2,082
(11%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Desert Rose Elementary is ranked 112th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Desert Rose Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (88.3%) 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.

Desert Rose Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1043
2006 1034
2007 1030
2008 979
2009 1022
2010 1143
2011 1167
2012 1168
2013 1220
2014 985
2015 990

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.8
2006 26.5
2007 23.4
2008 25.8
2009 24.9
2010 N/A
2011 28.4
2012 29.8
2013 29
2014 27.4
2015 30

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.84851390220518
2006 0.83268858800774
2007 0.78446601941748
2008 0.81818181818182
2009 0.81800391389432
2010 0.78390201224847
2011
2012 0.86900684931507
2013 0.89180327868852
2014 0.84467005076142
2015 0.88282828282828

Compare Desert Rose Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
3,000.0% 30.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 88.3%
 

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