Bernice Ayer Middle School



Bernice Ayer Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Bernice Ayer Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 285
7 318
8 258
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Bernice Ayer Middle School is a public elementary school located in San Clemente, CA in the Capistrano Unified School District. It enrolls 861 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 24.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 861
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 24.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.25

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Bernice Ayer Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 431
(50%)
18,345
(49%)
 Male 430
(50%)
19,270
(51%)

Bernice Ayer Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 484
(56%)
20,902
(56%)
 Hispanic 284
(33%)
10,139
(27%)
 Two or More 64
(7%)
2,993
(8%)
 Asian 24
(3%)
2,844
(8%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
59
(0%)
 Black 2
(0%)
599
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
79
(0%)

Bernice Ayer Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 645
(75%)
28,945
(77%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 183
(21%)
7,373
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 33
(4%)
1,297
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Bernice Ayer Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.1%) 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.

Bernice Ayer Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 737
2006 742
2007 701
2008 771
2009 807
2010 867
2011 884
2012 898
2013 865
2014 896
2015 861

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 22.7
2006 24.1
2007 22.5
2008 24.2
2009 25.9
2010 N/A
2011 25.7
2012 27.3
2013 27.2
2014 27
2015 24.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18453188602442
2006 0.20080862533693
2007 0.19400855920114
2008 0.20752269779507
2009 0.1908302354399
2010 0.20184544405998
2011
2012 0.28285077951002
2013 0.26011560693642
2014 0.26227678571429
2015 0.25087108013937

Compare Bernice Ayer Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,440.0% 24.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.1%
 
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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