Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School

  • Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School serves 568 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School operates within the Manhattan Beach Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 568 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students568 students
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Total Teachers (1994-2015)
Students by GradeAurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio25:124:1
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School American Indian Students (2000-2009)
Asian
21%
11%
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
8%
54%
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
n/a
6%
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
54%
24%
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2010-2011)
Two or more races
17%
3%
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsAurelia Pennekamp Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.640.41
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
50%
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2013)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
9%
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Manhattan Beach Unified School District's student population of 6,855 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,356 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,684 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 31% over four years.
School District NameManhattan Beach Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
4
Number of Students Managed6,8551,597
Manhattan Beach Unified School District Students Managed (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue$64 MM$17 MM
Manhattan Beach Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$59 MM$18 MM
Manhattan Beach Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,356$10,238
Manhattan Beach Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,684$10,739
Manhattan Beach Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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