Monterey Park Elementary



Monterey Park Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Monterey Park Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 78
1 69
2 90
3 84
4 87
5 78
6 75
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Monterey Park Elementary is a public elementary school located in Salinas, CA in the Salinas City Elementary School District. It enrolls 561 students in grades 1st through 12th. Monterey Park Elementary is the 2,651st largest public school in California and the 16,186th largest nationally. It has 25.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 561
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 22
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,186th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 2,651st out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,774th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 2,843rd out of 6,159

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Monterey Park Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 292
(52%)
4,462
(51%)
 Female 269
(48%)
4,345
(49%)

Monterey Park Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 481
(86%)
7,713
(88%)
 White 55
(10%)
602
(7%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
114
(1%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
237
(3%)
 Black 6
(1%)
109
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
16
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

Monterey Park Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 336
(60%)
5,619
(64%)
 Not Eligible 146
(26%)
2,015
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 79
(14%)
1,173
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Monterey Park Elementary is ranked 1,834th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Monterey Park Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.0%) is higher than the state average of 58.5%. 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.

Monterey Park Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 585
2006 562
2007 533
2008 542
2009 507
2010 515
2011 515
2012 561

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.4
2006 23.4
2007 20.5
2008 21.7
2009 23
2010 N/A
2011 24.5
2012 25.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.65641025641026
2006 0.69039145907473
2007 0.68855534709193
2008 0.66420664206642
2009 0.68441814595661
2010 0.74174757281553
2011 0.38640776699029
2012 0.7397504456328

Compare Monterey Park Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,550.0% 25.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 
This School 74.0%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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