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

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 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.
0.640.41
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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
50%
Aurelia Pennekamp Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2013)
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.
n/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 $9,272 in this district is less than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,606 is less than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has declined by 35% 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$18 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$9,272$10,966
Manhattan Beach Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,606$11,255
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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