Signal Hill Elementary



Signal Hill Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Signal Hill Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 153
1 124
2 110
3 117
4 129
5 94
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Signal Hill Elementary is a public elementary school located in Signal Hill, CA in the Long Beach Unified School District. It enrolls 727 students in grades 1st through 12th. Signal Hill Elementary is the 1,151st largest public school in California and the 6,854th largest nationally. It has 25.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 727
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,854th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,151st out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 3,930th out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,144th out of 6,257

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Signal Hill Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 375
(52%)
27,515
(52%)
 Female 352
(48%)
25,681
(48%)

Signal Hill Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 398
(55%)
30,403
(57%)
 Asian 164
(23%)
5,334
(10%)
 Black 116
(16%)
6,838
(13%)
 Two or More 27
(4%)
2,784
(5%)
 White 16
(2%)
6,972
(13%)
 Pacific Islander 6
(1%)
769
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
96
(0%)

Signal Hill Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 559
(77%)
31,686
(60%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 92
(13%)
4,775
(9%)
 Not Eligible 76
(10%)
16,735
(31%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Signal Hill Elementary is ranked 583rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Signal Hill Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (89.5%) is 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.

Signal Hill Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 792
2006 754
2007 742
2008 772
2009 747
2010 716
2011 736
2012 725
2013 737
2014 752
2015 727

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 17.5
2007 16.9
2008 20.9
2009 19.2
2010 N/A
2011 28.3
2012 29
2013 28.3
2014 26.9
2015 25.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89646464646465
2006 0.90318302387268
2007 0.90835579514825
2008 0.89507772020725
2009 0.87014725568942
2010 0.89944134078212
2011
2012 0.87034482758621
2013 0.91044776119403
2014 0.90425531914894
2015 0.89546079779917

Compare Signal Hill Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,510.0% 25.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 
This School 89.5%
 

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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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