Higher Learning Academy



Higher Learning Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Higher Learning Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 40
1 32
2 30
3 25
4 27
5 24
6 20
7 17
8 20
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Higher Learning Academy is a public elementary school located in Sacramento, CA in the Twin Rivers Unified School District. It enrolls 235 students in grades 1st through 12th. Higher Learning Academy is the 5,447th largest public school in California and the 46,485th largest nationally. It has 18.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 235
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 13
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 46,485th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 5,447th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 448th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 5,144th out of 6,257

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Higher Learning Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 122
(52%)
11,504
(50%)
 Female 113
(48%)
11,334
(50%)

Higher Learning Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 124
(53%)
3,218
(14%)
 Hispanic 64
(27%)
9,302
(41%)
 White 36
(15%)
6,635
(29%)
 Asian 7
(3%)
1,806
(8%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
314
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
1,390
(6%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
173
(1%)

Higher Learning Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 190
(81%)
16,811
(74%)
 Not Eligible 24
(10%)
3,896
(17%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 21
(9%)
2,131
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Higher Learning Academy is ranked 3,833rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Higher Learning Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.8%) is significantly 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.

Higher Learning Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 103
2009 137
2010 195
2011 218
2012 198
2013 223
2014 246
2015 235

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 14.7
2009 13.7
2010 N/A
2011 19.8
2012 18.9
2013 23.5
2014 22.4
2015 18.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.83495145631068
2009 0.82481751824818
2010 0.87179487179487
2011 0.54128440366972
2012 0.89393939393939
2013 0.95067264573991
2014 0.88617886178862
2015 0.89787234042553

Compare Higher Learning Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,810.0% 18.1:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 89.8%
 

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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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