Calderwood Alternative School



Calderwood Alternative School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

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

Calderwood Alternative School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Pendergast Elementary School District. It enrolls 54 students in grades 1st through 12th. Calderwood Alternative School is the 1,192nd largest public school in Arizona and the 54,478th largest nationally. It has 9.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 54
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9:1
Full Time Teachers: 6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 54,478th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 1,192nd out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 19th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 917th out of 948

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Calderwood Alternative School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 49
(91%)
5,082
(52%)
 Female 5
(9%)
4,669
(48%)

Calderwood Alternative School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 34
(63%)
6,760
(69%)
 White 11
(20%)
1,575
(16%)
 Black 7
(13%)
814
(8%)
 Two or More 1
(2%)
240
(2%)
 American Indian 1
(2%)
139
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
209
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
14
(0%)

Calderwood Alternative School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 39
(72%)
5,688
(58%)
 Not Eligible 14
(26%)
3,187
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 1
(2%)
876
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Calderwood Alternative School is ranked 990th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Calderwood Alternative School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.1%) is higher than the state average of 55.6%. 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.

Calderwood Alternative School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 21
2006 44
2007 53
2008 69
2009 69
2010 71
2011 52
2012 54

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.5
2006 14.7
2007 10.6
2008 10.6
2009 8.1
2010 11.8
2011 6.5
2012 9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.61363636363636
2007 0.81132075471698
2008 0.60869565217391
2009 0.78260869565217
2010 0.66197183098592
2011 0.76923076923077
2012 0.74074074074074

Compare Calderwood Alternative School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
900.0% 9.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 74.1%
 

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