Lakewood Elementary School

Lakewood Elementary School serves 516 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% 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 516 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 516 students
Lakewood Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Lakewood Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Lakewood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.72 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 22:1
Lakewood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
6%
1%
Lakewood Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
24%
11%
Lakewood Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
44%
52%
Lakewood Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
Black
6%
7%
Lakewood Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
15%
26%
Lakewood Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Lakewood Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Lakewood Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Lakewood Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown CA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.72 0.42
Lakewood Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
54%
48%
Lakewood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
12%
8%
Lakewood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,753 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,346 is higher than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 33% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,606 is higher than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has grown by 75% over four years.
School District Name Sunnyvale School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 6,753 1,667
Sunnyvale School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $70 MM $19 MM
Sunnyvale School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $90 MM $18 MM
Sunnyvale School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,346 $11,099
Sunnyvale School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $14,606 $10,975
Sunnyvale School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 Grades Students
  • SunnyvaleSummit Public School: Denali
    Charter School
    Hwy 101 And Lawrence Expresswa
    SunnyvaleCA 94089
    (408)453-6500
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • SunnyvaleSan Miguel Elementary School
    777 San Miguel Ave
    SunnyvaleCA 94085
    (408)522-8279
    0.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 435 students                      
  • SunnyvaleFairwood Elementary School
    1110 Fairwood Ave
    SunnyvaleCA 94089
    (408)523-4870
    0.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 373 students                      
  • SunnyvaleColumbia Middle School
    739 Morse Ave
    SunnyvaleCA 94085
    (408)522-8247
    1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 790 students                      
  • SunnyvaleBishop Elementary School
    450 North Sunnyvale Ave
    SunnyvaleCA 94085
    (408)522-8229
    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 646 students                      

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