Manuel Esqueda Elementary



Manuel Esqueda Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Manuel Esqueda Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 137
1 126
2 150
3 122
4 163
5 147
6 126
7 113
8 127
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Manuel Esqueda Elementary is a public elementary school located in Santa Ana, CA in the Santa Ana Unified School District. It enrolls 1,211 students in grades 1st through 12th. Manuel Esqueda Elementary is the 72nd largest public school in California and the 470th largest nationally. It has 28.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,211
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 28.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 470th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 72nd out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 5,747th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 145th out of 6,257

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Manuel Esqueda Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 620
(51%)
19,025
(49%)
 Male 591
(49%)
19,615
(51%)

Manuel Esqueda Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 1,198
(99%)
36,999
(96%)
 White 6
(0%)
390
(1%)
 Asian 4
(0%)
810
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
82
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
59
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
106
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
194
(1%)

Manuel Esqueda Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 1,129
(93%)
34,929
(90%)
 Not Eligible 72
(6%)
2,966
(8%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(1%)
745
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Manuel Esqueda Elementary is ranked 17th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Manuel Esqueda Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (94.1%) 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.

Manuel Esqueda Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 395
2006 728
2007 817
2008 851
2009 877
2010 905
2011 900
2012 1063
2013 1191
2014 1270
2015 1211

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18
2006 22.1
2007 19.5
2008 21.8
2009 23.1
2010 N/A
2011 25.7
2012 29.1
2013 29
2014 29.5
2015 28.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89367088607595
2006 0.83653846153846
2007 0.86536107711138
2008 0.88014101057579
2009 0.92246294184721
2010 0.91602209944751
2011
2012 0.85983066792098
2013 0.93870696893367
2014 0.90708661417323
2015 0.94054500412882

Compare Manuel Esqueda Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,820.0% 28.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 94.1%
 

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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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