Palmdale Aerospace Academy



Palmdale Aerospace Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Palmdale Aerospace Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 238
8 257
9 209
10 195
11 114
12 71

Palmdale Aerospace Academy is a public high school of the Palmdale Elementary School District located in Palmdale, CA. It has 1,084 students in grades Kindergarten through 12th. Palmdale Aerospace Academy is the 792nd largest public high school in California and the 5,438th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 26.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,084
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26:1
Full Time Teachers: 41.71
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,438th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in California: 792nd out of 2,635
Student/Teacher Rank in California: 2,205th out of 2,608
Full Time Teacher Rank in California: 875th out of 2,608

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Palmdale Aerospace Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 609
(56%)
3,190
(51%)
 Female 475
(44%)
3,008
(49%)

Palmdale Aerospace Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 851
(79%)
4,406
(71%)
 White 96
(9%)
541
(9%)
 Black 81
(7%)
995
(16%)
 Asian 31
(3%)
128
(2%)
 Two or More 14
(1%)
47
(1%)
 American Indian 6
(1%)
71
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 5
(0%)
10
(0%)

Palmdale Aerospace Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 711
(66%)
4,536
(73%)
 Not Eligible 198
(18%)
946
(15%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 175
(16%)
716
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Palmdale Aerospace Academy is ranked 472nd out of 2,578 ranked schools in California, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Palmdale Aerospace Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.7%) is significantly higher than the state average of 55.7%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Palmdale Aerospace Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2011 N/A
2012 531
2013 729
2014 903
2015 1084

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2011 N/A
2012 26.5
2013 28
2014 25.1
2015 26

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2011
2012 0.66854990583804
2013 0.40466392318244
2014 0.75415282392027
2015 0.81734317343173

Compare Palmdale Aerospace Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,095.7% 21.0:1
 
2,600.0% 26.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 55.7%
 
This School 81.7%
 

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