Sam Hughes Elementary



Sam Hughes Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sam Hughes Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 75
1 65
2 73
3 63
4 51
5 56
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sam Hughes Elementary is a public elementary school located in Tucson, AZ in the Tucson Unified School District. It enrolls 383 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sam Hughes Elementary is the 822nd largest public school in Arizona and the 33,321st largest nationally. It has 26.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 383
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 26.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 14.6
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 33,321st out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 822nd out of 1,243
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 934th out of 948
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 850th out of 948

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Sam Hughes Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 196
(51%)
17,667
(49%)
 Male 187
(49%)
18,550
(51%)

Sam Hughes Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 173
(45%)
23,313
(64%)
 White 166
(43%)
7,763
(21%)
 Asian 18
(5%)
579
(2%)
 Two or More 14
(4%)
1,077
(3%)
 Black 8
(2%)
1,870
(5%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
1,469
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
146
(0%)

Sam Hughes Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 284
(74%)
11,030
(30%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 89
(23%)
23,499
(65%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 10
(3%)
1,688
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,093 ranked schools in Arizona, Sam Hughes Elementary is ranked 842nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sam Hughes Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (25.8%) 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.

Sam Hughes Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 338
2006 307
2007 313
2008 298
2009 296
2010 345
2011 333
2012 383

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 21.1
2006 18.1
2007 19
2008 20.4
2009 19.7
2010 25.4
2011 23.5
2012 26.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36094674556213
2006 0.16938110749186
2007 0.0095846645367412
2008 0.19798657718121
2009 0.26351351351351
2010 0.22898550724638
2011 0.27027027027027
2012 0.25848563968668

Compare Sam Hughes Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
2,620.0% 26.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 25.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 

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Public PK - 05 383 26.2:1  
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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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