Lakewood Elementary School

Lakewood Elementary School serves 498 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is equal to the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 74%.
Lakewood Elementary School operates within the Sunnyvale School District.

Overview

The student population of 498 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 498 students
Lakewood Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Lakewood Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lakewood Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1 22:1
Lakewood Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Lakewood Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
26%
11%
Lakewood Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
50%
52%
Lakewood Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
5%
7%
Lakewood Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
11%
26%
Lakewood Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lakewood Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Lakewood Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.67 0.64
Lakewood Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
10%
Lakewood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
n/a
Lakewood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,637 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Sunnyvale School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 6,637 1,577
Sunnyvale School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $70 MM $19 MM
Sunnyvale School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $90 MM $18 MM
Sunnyvale School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,346 $11,099
Sunnyvale School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,606 $10,975
Sunnyvale School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Downtown College Prep Alviso (2.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Columbia Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is San Miguel Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sunnyvale San Miguel Elementary School
    777 San Miguel Ave
    Sunnyvale , CA , 94085
    (408)522-8279
    0.5  mi  |  447  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Sunnyvale Fairwood Elementary School
    1110 Fairwood Ave
    Sunnyvale , CA , 94089
    (408)523-4870
    0.7  mi  |  312  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Sunnyvale Columbia Middle School
    739 Morse Ave
    Sunnyvale , CA , 94085
    (408)522-8247
    1  mi  |  816  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Sunnyvale Bishop Elementary School
    450 North Sunnyvale Ave
    Sunnyvale , CA , 94085
    (408)522-8229
    1.4  mi  |  654  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Santa Clara Kathryn Hughes Elementary School
    4949 Calle De Escuela
    Santa Clara , CA , 95054
    (408)423-1500
    2.3  mi  |  472  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Sunnyvale, CA public schools have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.71, which is higher than the California average of 0.45. The most diverse school in Sunnyvale is Community Day. Read more about public school diversity statistics in California or national school diversity statistics.