El Carmelo Elementary



El Carmelo Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

El Carmelo Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 49
1 63
2 69
3 69
4 72
5 73
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

El Carmelo Elementary is a public elementary school located in Palo Alto, CA in the Palo Alto Unified School District. It enrolls 395 students in grades 1st through 12th. El Carmelo Elementary is the 4,477th largest public school in California and the 32,569th largest nationally. It has 20.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 395
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.15
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 32,569th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,477th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 886th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,701st out of 6,257

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El Carmelo Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 203
(51%)
4,467
(52%)
 Female 192
(49%)
4,050
(48%)

El Carmelo Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 155
(39%)
2,989
(35%)
 White 128
(32%)
3,424
(40%)
 Hispanic 57
(14%)
1,065
(13%)
 Two or More 48
(12%)
791
(9%)
 Black 4
(1%)
154
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
78
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
16
(0%)

El Carmelo Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 350
(89%)
7,753
(91%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 35
(9%)
591
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(3%)
173
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, El Carmelo Elementary is ranked 5,584th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of El Carmelo Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (11.4%) 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.

El Carmelo Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 301
2006 307
2007 305
2008 370
2009 381
2010 385
2011 415
2012 413
2013 417
2014 407
2015 395

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 11.8
2007 10.9
2008 16.1
2009 18.9
2010 N/A
2011 21.2
2012 20.6
2013 19.8
2014 20.9
2015 20.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.11627906976744
2006 0.11400651465798
2007 0.16065573770492
2008 0.1
2009 0.11023622047244
2010 0.1038961038961
2011 0.024096385542169
2012 0.1138014527845
2013 0.1294964028777
2014 0.12530712530713
2015 0.11392405063291

Compare El Carmelo Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,060.0% 20.6:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 11.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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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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