Tumbleweed Elementary School



Tumbleweed Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tumbleweed Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 19
K 61
1 62
2 55
3 62
4 87
5 74
6 74
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Tumbleweed Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Phoenix, AZ in the Washington Elementary School District. It enrolls 494 students in grades 1st through 12th. Tumbleweed Elementary School is the 654th largest public school in Arizona and the 22,092nd largest nationally. It has 18.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 494
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.83
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 22,092nd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 654th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 439th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 597th out of 948

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Tumbleweed Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 261
(53%)
10,642
(52%)
 Female 233
(47%)
9,790
(48%)

Tumbleweed Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 210
(43%)
6,491
(32%)
 Hispanic 193
(39%)
10,485
(51%)
 Black 27
(5%)
1,548
(8%)
 Two or More 25
(5%)
416
(2%)
 Asian 20
(4%)
532
(3%)
 American Indian 15
(3%)
916
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
44
(0%)

Tumbleweed Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 344
(70%)
7,912
(39%)
 Not Eligible 112
(23%)
4,041
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(8%)
8,479
(41%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Tumbleweed Elementary School is ranked 322nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Tumbleweed Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.3%) 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.

Tumbleweed Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 627
2006 637
2007 630
2008 572
2009 542
2010 510
2011 502
2012 494

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20
2006 19.6
2007 19.4
2008 20.1
2009 20.1
2010 19.5
2011 19.4
2012 18.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.56778309409888
2006 0.46781789638932
2007 0.54761904761905
2008 0.61713286713287
2009 0.077490774907749
2010 0.69411764705882
2011 0.75298804780876
2012 0.77327935222672

Compare Tumbleweed Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
1,840.0% 18.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 77.3%
 

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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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