Rivera Elementary



Rivera Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Rivera Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 115
1 103
2 113
3 122
4 105
5 123
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Rivera Elementary is a public elementary school located in Tucson, AZ in the Sunnyside Unified School District. It enrolls 681 students in grades 1st through 12th. Rivera Elementary is the 336th largest public school in Arizona and the 8,541st largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 681
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 40.4
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 8,541st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 336th out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 272nd out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 180th out of 948

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Rivera Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 359
(53%)
6,741
(51%)
 Female 322
(47%)
6,401
(49%)

Rivera Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 613
(90%)
11,596
(88%)
 White 27
(4%)
589
(4%)
 American Indian 21
(3%)
519
(4%)
 Black 13
(2%)
300
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
16
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
59
(0%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
63
(0%)

Rivera Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 648
(95%)
12,269
(93%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 33
(5%)
871
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Rivera Elementary is ranked 1,007th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Rivera Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (4.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 55.6%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Rivera Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2007 565
2008 576
2009 568
2010 655
2011 670
2012 681

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2007 16.4
2008 16
2009 15.8
2010 17.5
2011 16.2
2012 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2007 0.70973451327434
2008 0.92881944444444
2009 0.82922535211268
2010 0.82748091603053
2011 0.040298507462687
2012 0.048458149779736

Compare Rivera Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 4.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 

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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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