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    Natural Bridges Elementary

    Location Address:
    255 Swift St. Santa Cruz, California 95060 Phone Number: 8314293900
    Mailing Address:
    255 Swift St. Santa Cruz, CA 95060
    Basic School Information
    Operating Agency Name Santa Cruz City Elementary State Agency ID 4469815
    School Type Regular School State School ID 6049910
    Operational Status School is operational FIPS County Number 06087
    County Santa Cruz Locale Mid-size City (population less than 250,000)
    Location Relative to Town Limits
    School Classroom Information
    Classroom Teachers Title I Eligible School? Not Title I Eligible School
    School Level Primary School School-wide Title I
    School Lowest Grade Offered KG Magnet School? Not a Magnet School
    School Highest Grade Offered 06 Charter School Not a Charter School
    Free Lunch Eligible Students 84 Reduced-price Lunch Eligible Students 39
    Total Free and Reduced Lunch Students 123 Migrant Students 13
    Total Students 367 Student Teacher Ratio 19.4
    Natural Bridges Elementary Students by Grade
    Prekindergarten Students 0 7th Grade Students 0
    Kindergarten Students 58 8th Grade Students 0
    1st Grade Students 50 9th Grade Students 0
    2nd Grade Students 50 10th Grade Students 0
    3rd Grade Students 45 11th Grade Students 0
    4th Grade Students 55 12th Grade Students 0
    5th Grade Students 53 Ungraded Students 0
    6th Grade Students 56 Total Students 367
    Natural Bridges Elementary Students by Race
    Male Female Total
    American Indiana/Alaskan 2 0 2
    Asian/Pacific Islander 5 6 11
    Hispanic 62 47 109
    Black (Non-Hispanic) 3 4 7
    White (Non-Hispanic) 99 112 211