Sheldon Point School



Sheldon Point School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sheldon Point School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 5
1 3
2 8
3 4
4 9
5 6
6 6
7 5
8 9
9 3
10 2
11 1
12 7

Sheldon Point School is a public elementary school located in Sheldon Point, AK in the Lower Yukon School District. It enrolls 68 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sheldon Point School is the 263rd largest public school in Alaska and the 54,025th largest nationally. It has 11.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 68
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 54,025th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Alaska: 263rd out of 383
Student/Teacher Rank in Alaska: 125th out of 381
Full Time Teacher Rank in Alaska: 251st out of 381

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Sheldon Point School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 39
(57%)
1,026
(52%)
 Female 29
(43%)
957
(48%)

Sheldon Point School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 American Indian 67
(99%)
1,971
(99%)
 White 1
(1%)
8
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
 Hispanic 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Sheldon Point School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 56
(82%)
1,566
(79%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(9%)
117
(6%)
 Not Eligible 6
(9%)
300
(15%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 307 ranked schools in Alaska, Sheldon Point School is ranked 195th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sheldon Point School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (91.2%) is significantly higher than the state average of 51.0%. 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.

Sheldon Point School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 63
2006 74
2007 59
2008 67
2009 65
2010 67
2011 58
2012 68

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.6
2006 14.8
2007 14.8
2008 11.2
2009 10.8
2010 11.2
2011 9.7
2012 11.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.92063492063492
2006 0.78378378378378
2007 0.86440677966102
2008 0.94029850746269
2009 0.64615384615385
2010 0.62686567164179
2011 0.94827586206897
2012 0.91176470588235

Compare Sheldon Point School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,130.0% 11.3:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,626.9% 16.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.0%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 91.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Sheldon Point School
Sheldon Point, AK
Public PK - 12 68 11.3:1  
Alakanuk School
Alakanuk, AK
Public PK - 12 226 14.1:1 13 miles
Emmonak School
Emmonak, AK
Public PK - 12 212 13.2:1 20 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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