Lynwood Elementary School

Tel: (415)897-4161
  • Lynwood Elementary School serves 343 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 76%.
  • Lynwood Elementary School operates within the Novato Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 343 students has declined by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 343 students
Lynwood Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Lynwood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Lynwood Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Lynwood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 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 Ratio 21:1 24:1
Lynwood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Lynwood Elementary School American Indian Students (1998-2014)
Asian
4%
11%
Lynwood Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
66%
54%
Lynwood Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
5%
6%
Lynwood Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
20%
24%
Lynwood Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Lynwood Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Lynwood Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Lynwood 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.
0.52 0.41
Lynwood Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
64%
50%
Lynwood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
6%
9%
Lynwood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Novato Unified School District's student population of 7,982 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,465 in this district is less than the state average of $12,988. The district revenue/student has declined by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,035 is less than the state average of $12,986. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Novato Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed 7,982 1,597
Novato Unified School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $101 MM $21 MM
Novato Unified School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $81 MM $21 MM
Novato Unified School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,465 $12,988
Novato Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,035 $12,986
Novato Unified School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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