Silvestre S Herrera School



Silvestre S Herrera School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Silvestre S Herrera School Students by Grade
PK 5
K 74
1 78
2 85
3 77
4 78
5 77
6 71
7 81
8 72
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Silvestre S Herrera School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Phoenix Elementary School District. It enrolls 698 students in grades 1st through 12th. Silvestre S Herrera School is the 311th largest public school in Arizona and the 7,750th largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 698
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 42
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,750th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 311th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 243rd out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 149th out of 948

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Silvestre S Herrera School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 367
(53%)
3,553
(49%)
 Male 331
(47%)
3,636
(51%)

Silvestre S Herrera School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 639
(92%)
5,891
(82%)
 Black 27
(4%)
521
(7%)
 White 19
(3%)
353
(5%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
190
(3%)
 Two or More 3
(0%)
65
(1%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
166
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Silvestre S Herrera School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 526
(75%)
5,229
(73%)
 Not Eligible 88
(13%)
1,449
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 84
(12%)
511
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Silvestre S Herrera School is ranked 112th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Silvestre S Herrera School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (87.4%) is significantly 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.

Silvestre S Herrera School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 754
2006 776
2007 770
2008 756
2009 682
2010 659
2011 691
2012 698

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.6
2006 20.5
2007 17.9
2008 16.1
2009 16.1
2010 16.3
2011 16.3
2012 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005
2006 0.80927835051546
2007 0.9961038961039
2008 0.99603174603175
2009 0.0043988269794721
2010 N/A
2011 0.85528219971056
2012 0.87392550143266

Compare Silvestre S Herrera School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 87.4%
 

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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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