Gila Vista Jr High School



Gila Vista Jr High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Gila Vista Jr High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 178
7 182
8 218
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Gila Vista Jr High School is a public elementary school located in Yuma, AZ in the Yuma Elementary School District. It enrolls 578 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 578
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 31

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Gila Vista Jr High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 316
(55%)
4,643
(51%)
 Female 262
(45%)
4,430
(49%)

Gila Vista Jr High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 414
(72%)
6,015
(66%)
 White 133
(23%)
2,532
(28%)
 American Indian 14
(2%)
121
(1%)
 Black 13
(2%)
231
(3%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
97
(1%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
53
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
24
(0%)

Gila Vista Jr High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 340
(59%)
3,773
(42%)
 Not Eligible 149
(26%)
2,898
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 89
(15%)
2,402
(26%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Gila Vista Jr High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (74.2%) 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.

Gila Vista Jr High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 600
2006 630
2007 651
2008 647
2009 569
2010 501
2011 529
2012 578

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.6
2006 18
2007 15.9
2008 18
2009 20
2010 21.3
2011 23
2012 18.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.785
2006 0.11904761904762
2007 0.55606758832565
2008 0.59969088098918
2009 0.62917398945518
2010 0.6686626746507
2011 0.68052930056711
2012 0.74221453287197

Compare Gila Vista Jr High School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,775.0% 17.7:1
 
1,860.0% 18.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 55.6%
 
This School 74.2%
 

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Public 06 - 08 578 18.6:1  
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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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