Sunset Canyon School



Sunset Canyon School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sunset Canyon School Students by Grade
PK 22
K 65
1 77
2 63
3 78
4 78
5 76
6 94
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sunset Canyon School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Paradise Valley Unified School District. It enrolls 553 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sunset Canyon School is the 539th largest public school in Arizona and the 16,833rd largest nationally. It has 18.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 553
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.75
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 16,833rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 539th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 398th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 482nd out of 948

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Sunset Canyon School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 303
(55%)
9,661
(52%)
 Female 250
(45%)
8,915
(48%)

Sunset Canyon School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 322
(58%)
11,125
(60%)
 Hispanic 172
(31%)
5,367
(29%)
 Black 20
(4%)
512
(3%)
 Two or More 19
(3%)
715
(4%)
 American Indian 11
(2%)
188
(1%)
 Asian 9
(2%)
634
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
35
(0%)

Sunset Canyon School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible N/A 4,884
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible N/A 547
(3%)
 Not Eligible N/A 13,145
(71%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

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.

Sunset Canyon School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 602
2006 596
2007 593
2008 588
2009 587
2010 545
2011 542
2012 553

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.3
2006 16.3
2007 16.9
2008 16.8
2009 16.8
2010 17.3
2011 17.7
2012 18

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.17109634551495
2006 0.36241610738255
2007 0.40640809443508
2008 0.39115646258503
2009 0.42248722316865
2010 0.41100917431193
2011 0.43911439114391
2012

Compare Sunset Canyon School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
1,800.0% 18.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School N/A
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 

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