Barron Park Elementary



Barron Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Barron Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 42
1 43
2 55
3 46
4 56
5 47
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Barron Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Palo Alto, CA in the Palo Alto Unified School District. It enrolls 289 students in grades 1st through 12th. Barron Park Elementary is the 5,213th largest public school in California and the 42,506th largest nationally. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 289
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.92
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 42,506th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 5,213th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 322nd out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 4,231st out of 6,257

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Barron Park Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 164
(57%)
4,467
(52%)
 Female 125
(43%)
4,050
(48%)

Barron Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 95
(33%)
3,424
(40%)
 Hispanic 84
(29%)
1,065
(13%)
 Asian 71
(25%)
2,989
(35%)
 Two or More 21
(7%)
791
(9%)
 Black 11
(4%)
154
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 7
(2%)
78
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

Barron Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 205
(71%)
7,753
(91%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 72
(25%)
591
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 12
(4%)
173
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Barron Park Elementary is ranked 5,107th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Barron Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (29.1%) 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.

Barron Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 263
2006 282
2007 294
2008 343
2009 322
2010 316
2011 335
2012 346
2013 346
2014 338
2015 289

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 12.8
2007 10.5
2008 14.9
2009 15.3
2010 N/A
2011 17.5
2012 18.6
2013 20
2014 17.9
2015 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.30038022813688
2006 0.28014184397163
2007 0.31292517006803
2008 0.29446064139942
2009 0.31366459627329
2010 0.31329113924051
2011
2012 0.2514450867052
2013 0.26589595375723
2014 0.25147928994083
2015 0.29065743944637

Compare Barron Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 29.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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