Sierra Middle School



Sierra Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sierra Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 351
7 343
8 323
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sierra Middle School is a public elementary school located in Tucson, AZ in the Sunnyside Unified School District. It enrolls 1,017 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 19.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,017
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 52.7

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Sierra Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 510
(50%)
6,401
(49%)
 Male 507
(50%)
6,741
(51%)

Sierra Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 940
(92%)
11,596
(88%)
 American Indian 28
(3%)
519
(4%)
 White 22
(2%)
589
(4%)
 Black 17
(2%)
300
(2%)
 Asian 5
(0%)
59
(0%)
 Two or More 5
(0%)
63
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
16
(0%)

Sierra Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 942
(93%)
12,269
(93%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 75
(7%)
871
(7%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
2
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Sierra Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (7.4%) 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.

Sierra Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1035
2006 1025
2007 1077
2008 1035
2009 1013
2010 1003
2011 1024
2012 1017

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.5
2006 15.5
2007 17.4
2008 18.5
2009 18.4
2010 17.9
2011 19.3
2012 19.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91304347826087
2006 0.6780487804878
2007 0.8050139275766
2008 0.84734299516908
2009 0.78381046396841
2010 0.77866400797607
2011
2012 0.073746312684366

Compare Sierra Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
1,930.0% 19.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 7.4%
 
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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