Ventura Park Elementary School



Ventura Park Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ventura Park Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 83
1 73
2 86
3 83
4 74
5 81
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ventura Park Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Portland, OR in the David Douglas School District 40. It enrolls 480 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ventura Park Elementary School is the 226th largest public school in Oregon and the 23,858th largest nationally. It has 20.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 480
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 20.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.91
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 23,858th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Oregon: 226th out of 779
Student/Teacher Rank in Oregon: 460th out of 779
Full Time Teacher Rank in Oregon: 226th out of 779

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Ventura Park Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 252
(53%)
3,795
(50%)
 Female 228
(48%)
3,735
(50%)

Ventura Park Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 186
(39%)
3,080
(41%)
 Hispanic 146
(30%)
1,902
(25%)
 Black 59
(12%)
807
(11%)
 Asian 42
(9%)
1,034
(14%)
 Two or More 31
(6%)
530
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 12
(3%)
117
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
60
(1%)

Ventura Park Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 321
(67%)
5,149
(68%)
 Not Eligible 109
(23%)
1,603
(21%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 50
(10%)
778
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 711 ranked schools in Oregon, Ventura Park Elementary School is ranked 96th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ventura Park Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 53.8%. 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.

Ventura Park Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 472
2006 474
2007 481
2008 461
2009 433
2010 524
2011 547
2012 507
2013 508
2014 525
2015 480

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 18.2
2006 16.4
2007 18.6
2008 16.9
2009 16.6
2010 20.3
2011 21.9
2012 21.2
2013 20.1
2014 21.1
2015 20.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.75635593220339
2006 0.81645569620253
2007 0.77962577962578
2008 0.76355748373102
2009 0.81524249422633
2010 0.82442748091603
2011 0.84826325411335
2012 0.83431952662722
2013 0.83661417322835
2014 0.82285714285714
2015 0.77291666666667

Compare Ventura Park Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,780.7% 17.8:1
 
2,010.0% 20.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 53.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 77.3%
 

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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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