Herbert Hoover Elementary



Herbert Hoover Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Herbert Hoover Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 62
1 66
2 69
3 65
4 72
5 72
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Herbert Hoover Elementary is a public elementary school located in Palo Alto, CA in the Palo Alto Unified School District. It enrolls 406 students in grades 1st through 12th. Herbert Hoover Elementary is the 4,357th largest public school in California and the 31,458th largest nationally. It has 20.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 406
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 19.67
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,458th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 4,357th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 886th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 3,624th out of 6,257

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Herbert Hoover Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 215
(53%)
4,467
(52%)
 Female 191
(47%)
4,050
(48%)

Herbert Hoover Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 279
(69%)
2,989
(35%)
 Two or More 47
(12%)
791
(9%)
 White 37
(9%)
3,424
(40%)
 Hispanic 31
(8%)
1,065
(13%)
 Black 7
(2%)
154
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(1%)
78
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

Herbert Hoover Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 378
(93%)
7,753
(91%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 20
(5%)
591
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(2%)
173
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Herbert Hoover Elementary is ranked 5,825th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Herbert Hoover Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (6.9%) 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.

Herbert Hoover Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 329
2006 334
2007 335
2008 372
2009 388
2010 407
2011 416
2012 415
2013 414
2014 406
2015 406

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.3
2006 15.2
2007 12.9
2008 19.6
2009 19.8
2010 N/A
2011 21.4
2012 22
2013 21
2014 21.3
2015 20.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.057750759878419
2006 0.05688622754491
2007 0.056716417910448
2008 0.048387096774194
2009 0.038659793814433
2010 0.044226044226044
2011
2012 0.050602409638554
2013 0.048309178743961
2014 0.071428571428571
2015 0.068965517241379

Compare Herbert Hoover 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 6.9%
 
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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