Las Palmas Elementary School

Las Palmas Elementary School serves 683 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is equal to the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 75%.
Las Palmas Elementary School operates within the National Elementary School District.

School Overview

The student population of 683 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 683 students
Las Palmas Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Las Palmas Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Las Palmas Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Las Palmas Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 24:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 is less 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 25:1 25:1
Las Palmas Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
11%
11%
Las Palmas Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2013)
Hispanic
84%
53%
Las Palmas Elementary School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
3%
25%
Las Palmas Elementary School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Las Palmas Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
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.
0.28 0.42
Las Palmas Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
61%
49%
Las Palmas Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
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.
8%
9%
Las Palmas Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

National Elementary School District's student population of 5,947 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,341 in this district is less than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,276 is less than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name National Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed 5,947 1,757
National Elementary School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $56 MM $17 MM
National Elementary School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $56 MM $18 MM
National Elementary School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,341 $10,238
National Elementary School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,276 $10,739
National Elementary School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Sweetwater High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Granger Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lincoln Acres Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • National CityLincoln Acres Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 624 students
    0.5 miles
    2200 Lanoitan Ave
    National CityCA 91950
    (619)336-8600
    0.5KG-6624
  • National CityGranger Junior High School
    Grades: 7-9 | 999 students
    0.6 miles
    2101 Granger Ave
    National CityCA 91950
    (619)472-6000
    0.67-9999
  • National CityPalmer Way Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 614 students
    0.7 miles
    2900 Palmer St
    National CityCA 91950
    (619)336-8900
    0.7KG-6614
  • National CityJohn A. Otis Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 467 students
    0.8 miles
    621 East 18th St
    National CityCA 91950
    (619)336-8800
    0.8KG-6467
  • National CityNational City Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 782 students
    0.9 miles
    1701 D Ave
    National CityCA 91950
    (619)336-2600
    0.97-8782

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