Tweedy Elementary



Tweedy Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tweedy Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 113
1 107
2 120
3 111
4 120
5 89
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Tweedy Elementary is a public elementary school located in South Gate, CA in the Los Angeles Unf School District. It enrolls 660 students in grades 1st through 12th. Tweedy Elementary is the 1,666th largest public school in California and the 9,564th largest nationally. It has 22.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 660
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 22.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 29
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,564th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in California: 1,666th out of 6,171
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,125th out of 6,159
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 1,141st out of 6,159

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Tweedy Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 332
(50%)
239,075
(51%)
 Female 328
(50%)
227,963
(49%)

Tweedy Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 644
(98%)
345,197
(74%)
 White 7
(1%)
45,323
(10%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
1,497
(0%)
 Black 2
(0%)
43,431
(9%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
1,939
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
1,764
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
27,887
(6%)

Tweedy Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 355
(54%)
189,940
(41%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 287
(43%)
256,262
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(3%)
20,836
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,072 ranked schools in California, Tweedy Elementary is ranked 2,787th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Tweedy Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (46.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 58.5%. 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.

Tweedy Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 770
2006 718
2007 677
2008 706
2009 700
2010 676
2011 653
2012 660

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.3
2006 19.4
2007 16.9
2008 19.1
2009 20.6
2010 N/A
2011 23.3
2012 22.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.86493506493506
2006 0.9108635097493
2007 0.88330871491876
2008 0.88243626062323
2009 0.87571428571429
2010 0.90828402366864
2011 0.88208269525268
2012 0.46212121212121

Compare Tweedy Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
2,096.4% 21.0:1
 
2,280.0% 22.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 46.2%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 58.5%
 

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

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