Hickory Elementary



Hickory Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hickory Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 172
1 160
2 176
3 136
4 148
5 140
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hickory Elementary is a public elementary school located in Torrance, CA in the Torrance Unified School District. It enrolls 932 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hickory Elementary is the 314th largest public school in California and the 1,971st largest nationally. It has 26.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 932
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.33
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 1,971st out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in California: 314th out of 6,266
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 4,942nd out of 6,257
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 453rd out of 6,257

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Hickory Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 483
(52%)
7,950
(51%)
 Female 449
(48%)
7,498
(49%)

Hickory Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Asian 501
(54%)
5,482
(35%)
 Hispanic 173
(19%)
4,440
(29%)
 White 149
(16%)
3,455
(22%)
 Two or More 80
(9%)
1,438
(9%)
 Black 25
(3%)
522
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
80
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
31
(0%)

Hickory Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 819
(88%)
10,933
(71%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 78
(8%)
3,250
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 35
(4%)
1,265
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 6,241 ranked schools in California, Hickory Elementary is ranked 4,792nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hickory Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.1%) 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.

Hickory Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 824
2006 797
2007 751
2008 843
2009 853
2010 846
2011 872
2012 880
2013 901
2014 913
2015 932

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.1
2006 21
2007 17.9
2008 22.8
2009 24.4
2010 N/A
2011 27
2012 27.4
2013 26.4
2014 25.4
2015 26.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.077669902912621
2006 0.081555834378921
2007 0.07323568575233
2008 0.059311981020166
2009 0.07620164126612
2010 0.092198581560284
2011
2012 0.11931818181818
2013 0.10321864594895
2014 0.11719605695509
2015 0.12124463519313

Compare Hickory Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
2,138.2% 21.4:1
 
2,640.0% 26.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 60.7%
 

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Hickory Elementary
Torrance, CA
Public KG - 05 932 26.4:1  
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Private PK - 05 179 15:1 1 miles
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Private PK - TK 52 7:1 2 miles
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Private 06 - 12 81 8:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 586 26.4:1 2 miles
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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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